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Master of Education in Advanced Teaching

Impact the lives of the next generation with a rewarding teaching career. A Master’s of Education in Advanced Teaching from UoPeople provides a future-focused path for you to advance your teaching skills and put your professional expertise to work in the classroom.

Apply By:
May 30, 2024
Classes Start:
June 20, 2024
No Live Lectures
13 Courses
Less than a year
Pay as You Go ($350 per course assessment)


Discover how to prepare the next generation for real-world success. Gain in-demand skills to watch your students thrive. This program is specifically crafted by leading educators to provide you with in-depth knowledge of curriculums, critical thinking, cultural competence and assessments geared for student support.

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What you’ll learn

Gain valuable skills to take your career to the next level: 

Assess student needs and plan for support
Utilize effective learning methods
Create a welcoming diverse classroom environment
Strategize for learner growth and development
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Admission Requirements

Applicants of the M.Ed. program need to be 18 years of age or older. In addition, applicants need to have a Bachelor’s degree from a US accredited institution or an equivalent degree from an accredited international institution, and be proficient in the English language.  

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Curriculum / Courses

The curriculum for the Master’s of Education in Advanced Teaching has been specially developed to help students become effective and successful teachers. Students will learn how to create an optimal learning environment, access learner abilities and meet the needs of individual learners.  Our curriculum is based on a strong industry foundation and has been developed by top notch academic leadership to help students succeed.

  • 30 core course credits
  • 6 specialization credits
  • 3 elective credits


Where will a Master of Education in Advanced Teaching take you? Your degree will help advance your career as a:

K-12 Classroom Teacher
Curriculum Developer
Teaching Specialist
High School Principal

As a UoPeople student, you’re never on your own—our Career Service Center provides resume feedback, networking tips, interview techniques and more. 

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No tuition or enrollment fees

$60 application fee



Paying for school

UoPeople does not charge for tuition, books, or campus expenses. You’ll never have to pay fees for courses upfront. We charge only a $60 application fee, and a $350 assessment fee at the end of each course. This is a huge savings compared to U.S. public universities who charge on average $66,340 for a Master’s degree. Over the course of your studies at UoPeople, you can expect to pay a total of $4,610 depending on the number of specializations you choose. Our mission is to make it possible for everyone to afford a degree, if you can’t afford these fees scholarships and grants may be available.


Concerned about managing your studies while you work or juggle family life? Don’t be! Over half of our students are successfully studying while working, raising families, or both. You can too! UoPeople is proud to be the world’s most flexible option for earning a high-quality, accredited, 100% online degree. Learn more about how our programs are specially designed to work for you:
Asynchronous Learning
Accessible Technology
Transfer Credits

Common Questions Students Are Asking Us

Questions regarding our academic programs offered at UoPeople

Absolutely! UoPeople has students from over 200 countries and territories.

University of the People is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission. The Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC) is listed by the U.S. Department of Education as a recognized accrediting agency. 

Absolutely! Classes at UoPeople are small and highly qualified instructors are available to answer students’ questions and offer support. Additionally, each student is connected with a personal Program Advisor at the commencement of their studies, who remains with them until graduation. Program Advisors act as the students’ personal support system throughout their studies. The Program Advisor will answer any questions the student may have, offer academic advice, discuss course selection, and offer encouragement throughout the student’s studies.

Asynchronous learning allows you to learn on your own schedule. You will have access via the UoPeople Online Campus to assignments, lectures, and other learning materials. There are no live lectures or set class times at UoPeople.  

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