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MASTER OF Education in Teaching & Learning

MASTER OF EDUCATION IN TEACHING & LEARNING

Our Master of Education (MEd) program helps professionals translate the science of learning into practical methods of instruction. The foundational vision of the MEd is to equip educators with graduate-level tools and the theory needed to promote excellence. 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.

Your degree. On your schedule.

Degree Benefits

Competitive Pricing

Our pricing makes the program feasible and affordable. The Teaching & Leading Scholarship is available for those employed in full-time Christian vocational ministry who wish to pursue a graduate degree program. The scholarship covers up to 50 percent of the cost of tuition, reducing tuition costs to $210 per credit. Read more about the scholarship.

 

Regionally Accredited

Maranatha Baptist University and the graduate programs are regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Your degree on your schedule.

You can complete our 32-credit program in 12 months or take one class a session and finish in 2 years. The flexible format meets the demands of your life and schedule. See our Graduate Catalog 2019-20.

Courses

  • MBU 500 – Graduate Success in Online Learning
  • EDUC 510 – History and Philosophy of Education
  • EDUC 515 – Research Design in Education
  • EDUC 520 – Student Learning and Motivation
  • EDUC 530 – Curriculum Theory and Practice
  • EDUC 535 – Instructional Improvement through Assessment
  • EDUC 545 – Exceptionality in Student Learning
  • EDUC 600 – Action Research
  • Electives – 4 Elective Courses (12 credits)

Concentrations

You can choose a concentration or mix and match electives to meet your own professional development goals.

General Track
  • EDUC 540 – Biblical Perspectives in Human Relations and Counseling
  • EDUC 550 – Leadership and Change in Education
  • EDUC 555 – Technology for Teaching and Learning
  • EDUC 560 – Perspectives on Character Education
English Concentration

Choose 4 Courses

  • HUEN 410 American Romanticism
  • HUEN 520 C.S. Lewis
  • HUEN 530 Literary Theory & Criticism
  • HUEN 540 Advanced Grammar & Composition
  • HUEN 550 Emily Dickinson & Robert Frost
  • HUEN 560 British & American Short Fiction
  • HUEN 570 British & American Metaphysical Poetry
History Concentration

Choose 4 Courses

  • Historiography
  • Early America: From Colonies to a Country, 1763-1797
  • The Birthright of the Reformation
  • The Cataclysm of the Union: The American Civil War Era
  • World War Two Military History
  • Cold War America
  • American Involvement in the Middle East
Leadership Concentration

Choose 4 Courses

  • MOL 505 – Theological & Historical Foundations of Organizational Leadership
  • MOL 510 – Theories & Models of Leadership
  • MOL 515 – Organizational Leadership Behavior
  • MOL 520 – Organizational Communication
  • MOL 530 – Strategic Leadership & Organizational Change
  • MOL 550 – Budgetary & Financial Management
  • EDUC 550 – Leadership & Change in Education
Mathematics Concentration

Choose 4 Courses

  • History of Mathematics
  • Fundamentals of Higher Algebra & Number Theory
  • Coding Theory and Cryptography
  • Foundations of Analysis
  • Optimization
  • Introduction to Topology
Special Education Concentration

All courses have a prerequisite of EDUC 236 or EDUC 545 or equivalent undergraduate course.

Choose 4 Courses

  • EDSP 510 – Inclusive Classroom Strategies for Exceptional Students
  • EDUC 525 – Classroom Management & Positive Behavior Practices
  • EDSP 530 – Reading Diagnosis & Assessment
  • EDSP 540 – Educational Diagnosis & Assessment
  • EDSP 550 – Collaboration, Communication, & Transition
  • EDSP 560 – Methods in Cross-Categorical Education
  • EDSP 590 – Practicum for Cross-Categorical Education

Highlighted Faculty

Dr. William Licht

Dr. William Licht

Educational Research | Program Director, Professor 
Credentials
EdD in Curriculum & Instruction, Liberty University
MA in History, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
MS in Educational Administration, Bob Jones University
BS in Social Studies Education, Bob Jones University

Dr. Christine Lincoln

Dr. Christine Lincoln

Assesment, Elementary Education | Professor
Credentials
EdD in Curriculum & Instruction, Bob Jones University
MEd in Elementary Education, Bob Jones University
BS in Elementary Education, Maranatha Baptist University

Dr. Lane Hansel

Dr. Lane Hansel

Educational Leadership | Professor
Credentials
EdD in Educational Leadership, Bob Jones University
MS in Microbiology, Clemson University
MS in Counseling, Bob Jones University
BS in Biology, Bob Jones University

Dr. Jodi Herbert

Dr. Jodi Herbert

Mathematics | Associate Professor
Credentials
PhD in Mathematics, Kansas State University
MS Mathematics, Kansas State University
BS Mathematics, Maranatha Baptist University

Maranatha’s Graduate Assistant program provides compensation to help graduate students complete a master’s degree. 

Learn more about our Teaching and Leading Scholarship available to graduate students employed in full-time vocational ministry.

Explore our Graduate Reference Manual for further information on the MEd and our other graduate programs.

Core Course Schedule
Core CoursesSpring A
2020
Spring B
2020
Summer A
2020
Summer B
2020
Fall A
2020
Fall B
2020
Jan 21-
Mar 14
Mar 17-
May 9
May 12-
July 4
July 7-
Aug 29
Sept 1-
Oct 24
Oct 27-
Dec 19
EDUC 510 History & Philosophy of Education XXX
EDUC 515 Research Design in Education XX
EDUC 520 Student Learning & Motivation XXX
EDUC 530 Curriculum Theory & Practice XXX
EDUC 535 Instructional Improvement Through Assessment X
EDUC 545 Exceptionality in Student Learning XX
EDUC 600 Action Research XXXXXX
General Track Course Schedule
General Track CoursesSpring A
2020
Spring B
2020
Summer A
2020
Summer B
2020
Fall A
2020
Fall B
2020
Jan 21-
March 14
March 17-
May 9
May 12-
July 4
July 7-
Aug 29
Sept 1-
Oct 24
Oct 27-
Dec 19
EDUC 525 Classroom Management & PBIS XX
EDUC 540 Biblical Counseling & Human Relations XX
EDUC 550 Leadership & Change in Education XX
EDUC 555 Technology in Education X
English Concentration Course Schedule
English CoursesSpring A
2020
Spring B
2020
Summer A
2020
Summer B
2020
Fall A
2020
Fall B
2020
Jan 21-
Mar 14
Mar 17-
May 9
May 12-
Jul 4
Jul 7-
Aug 29
Sept 1-
Oct 24
Oct 27-
Dec 19
HUEN 510 American RomanticismX
HUEN 520 C. S. Lewis
HUEN 530 Literary Theory & CriticismX
HUEN 540 Advanced Grammar & CompositionX
HUEN 550 Emily Dickinson & Robert FrostX
HUEN 560 British & American Short FictionX
HUEN 570 British & American Metaphysical PoetryX
History Concentration Course Schedule
History CoursesSpring A
2020
Spring B
2020
Summer A
2020
Summer B
2020
Fall A
2020
Fall B
2020
Jan 21-
Mar 14
Mar 17-
May 9
May 12-
Jul 4
Jul 7-
Aug 29
Sept 1-
Oct 24
Oct 27-
Dec 19
HUHI 510 HistoriographyX
HUHI 530 The Birthright of the ReformationX
HUHI 540 The Cataclysm of the Union: The American Civil WarX
HUHI 550 WWII Military History
HUHI 560 Cold War AmericaX
HUHI 570 Early America: From Colonies to a Country, 1763-1797X
HUHI 580 American Involvement in the Middle EastX
Leadership Concentration Course Schedule
Leadership CoursesSpring A 2020Spring B 2020Summer A 2020Summer B 2020Fall A 2020 Fall B 2020
Jan 21-
Mar 14
Mar 17-
May 9
May 12-
Jul 4
Jul 7-
Aug 29
Sept 1-
Oct 24
Oct 27-
Dec 19
MOL 505 Theological & Historical Foundations of Org. LeadershipX
MOL 510 Theories & Models of LeadershipXX
MOL 515 Organizational BehaviorX
MOL 520 Organizational CommunicationXX
MOL 530 Strategic Leadership & Organizational ChangeXX
MOL 540 Strategic Human Resource ManagementX
MOL 550 Budgetary & Financial ManagementX
Mathematics Concentration Course Schedule
Mathematics CoursesSpring A
2020
Summer D
2020
Fall D
2020
Jan 21-
March 14
May 12-
Aug 29
Sept 1-
Dec 19
ASMA 510 History of MathematicsX
ASMA 520 Fundamentals of Higher Algebra & Number TheoryX
ASMA 530 Coding Theory & CryptographyX
Special Education Concentration Course Schedule
Special Education CoursesSpring A 2020Spring B 2020Summer A 2020Summer B 2020Fall A 2020 Fall B 2020
Jan 21-
Mar 14
Mar 17-
May 9
May 12-
Jul 4
Jul 7-
Aug 29
Sept 1-
Oct 24
Oct 27-
Dec 19
EDSP 510 Inclusive Classroom StrategiesX
EDUC 525 Classroom Management & Positive Behavior InterventionXX
EDSP 530 Reading Diagnosis & AssessmentX
EDSP 540 Educational Diagnosis & AssessmentX
EDSP 550 Collaboration, Communication & TransitionX
EDSP 560 Methods in Cross Categorical EducationX
EDSP 590 Practicum for Cross Categorial EducationXXXXXX

 

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