Drake University

Master of Science in Education


2507 University Ave

Des Moines, IA 50311

United States


(515) 271-2011

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Education

Format: Online

Program Description:

Develop new teaching and leadership skills, the online Master of Science in Education: Effective Teaching from Drake University.  Designed for working teachers, this innovative online curriculum teaches you to explore models of effective teaching, utilize research, foster instructional leadership, promote collaboration, and implement your own research. You have the option to complete an endorsement in Reading Specialist, English as a Second Language (ESL), or Talented and Gifted (TAG) students. Drake also provides a specialization in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) for those who seek to engage students in STEM-rich learning experiences.

Drake University's online Master of Science in Education delivers educational rigor along with experienced faculty, affordable rates, flexible assignments, and a professional learning community. Engage your research findings in practical applications and self-reflections as you work to advance in  your education career.

This program does not provide a teaching license or certification. Endorsement is valid in Iowa, and in all states with approval of your state department of education, which you must seek. Drake's Master of Science in Education is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, Iowa Department of Education, and the Iowa Board of Educational Examiners.


New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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