Master of Education in Teaching & Learning

Our Master of Education program helps professionals translate the science of learning into practical methods of instruction. Designed to equip educators with graduate-level tools and the theory needed to promote excellence in the classroom and beyond, our program emphasizes teaching to the heart and building Christian character.

Join us online! Learn new ideas and innovations from fellow scholars and experienced co-laborers, and enjoy access to leaders in the field of education. Reignite your enthusiasm for learning and teaching, and prepare yourself and your students for future opportunities. See if you qualify for a Graduate Assistant position.

Your degree. On your schedule.

Complete our 32-credit program in 12 months, or take one class a session and finish in 2 years. Earn our Baptist Master of Education degree online in a flexible format that meets the demands of your life and schedule.

Degree Highlights

  • Offered completely online
  • Finish in two years
  • Thirty-two credits
  • Regionally-accredited degree
  • Start at your convenience

Degree Objectives

The foundational vision of the Master of Education in Teaching and Learning degree is to prepare discerning educational professionals who are able to understand and utilize research and knowledge in the field of education to improve their effectiveness by optimizing the learning environment for all students.

All graduate courses are led by faculty with earned doctorates who offer extensive experience in the real world of classroom teaching at the K-12 level. Faculty members approach their subjects from a Christian worldview and are able to apply content and principles to both the Christian school and the public sector of education.

The registration deadline for each course is one week prior to when the course begins.

Degree Benefits

Competitive Pricing 

Our pricing makes Maranatha’s accredited Christian Masters of Education feasible and affordable. A new scholarship—the Teaching & Leading Scholarship—is available for those employed in full-time vocational ministry who wish to pursue the MEd or MOL. The scholarship covers 60 percent of the cost of tuition, reducing tuition costs to $180.00 per credit hour. Read more about the scholarship.

Regionally Accredited

The Master of Education in Teaching and Learning is approved by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), the largest regional accreditation association in the United States.

Maranatha Baptist University itself is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) under the Academic Quality Improvement Program (AQIP), an accreditation pathway based upon the principles of continuous quality improvement. The Master of Education in Teaching and Learning was crafted to include classes commonly required for teacher licensure in many states.

Completely Online

Our Master of Education program provides manageable options that are available to you wherever you live and work. As an online graduate student, you have access to exemplary leaders in the field of education and the opportunity to network with educators from around the world. The online environment provides for universal participation and mutual exchange while allowing flexibility for life schedules, employment obligations, and ministry commitments. Students work their way through the online program one course at a time with no residential requirements. The full course of study is designed to be completed in two years, but includes the flexibility of taking breaks and finishing within five years.

Maranatha Baptist University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (Website: Phone: 312-263-0456).

Residents of Maryland are not eligible for this program.