M.A. Education

The core of the M.A. in Education program will have flexible options in each of 4 key areas: Educational Research, Learning and Assessment, Critical Social Issues, and Diversity, for 12 credits, a 3-credit thesis, and an additional 15 credits from electives in education.

This program is geared toward graduate students who may already hold teacher licensure, or those from other areas interested in professional education degrees to prepare them for work in nonprofit or non-school settings.  This degree will also prepare participants for doctoral work in education.

Degree Plan


Contact Us

Lisa Firehammer
Academic Advisor
Teacher Education Services
Phone: (406) 243-4841
Jeb Puryear
Graduate Program Coordinator        
Department of Teaching & Learning
Teacher Education Services
Phyllis J. Washington College of Education
University of Montana
Missoula, MT 59812