Master of Education

Our new 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.

Our full program can be completed in 12 months! Most students choose to take one class a session and finish in 2 years. That 's one of the many benefits to the program - it's flexible enough to fit your schedule.

 Degree Highlights

  • Offered completely online
  • Finish in two years
  • 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.

Experienced Faculty      

Graduate Courses         

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.

"Maranatha’s MEd program is a distinctive blend of real world pedagogy, cutting edge research, and a pervasive Christian worldview." – Will Licht, Vice President for Academic Affairs


Degree Benefits


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 is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association (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 many classes commonly required for teacher licensure in many states.

Completely Online

Our Master of Education online program provides manageable options that are available to you wherever you live and work. As a graduate online student, you have access to leaders in the field of education and 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 commitments, and ministry expectations. Students work their way through the online program one course at a time over a two-year period, with no residential requirements. Our one-time technology fee and competitive per-credit-hour pricing makes our program affordable.

Competitive Pricing 

A one-time technology fee of $100 and competitive cost of $380 per credit hour makes our program feasible and affordable.

Maranatha Baptist University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (Website: Phone: 312-263-0456).

Residents of Maryland are not eligible for this program.