Good teachers change lives. It's that simple. Alvernia University's Master of Education programs hold the highest standards of academic excellence as they prepare caring, highly-qualified candidates who are uniquely positioned to address various needs of the diverse populations in today's schools.


Education Department Mission

The Education Department, rooted in a proud Franciscan heritage, is dedicated to providing instruction in educational theory balanced with current classroom practices. Our education programs focus on a values-centered approach toward the preparation of caring, highly-qualified candidates uniquely prepared to address the needs of the diverse populations in today’s schools. 


M. Ed. degree tracks (both online and on campus)


The following PA teaching certifications can be added to a Master of Education degree:


Questions? Contact:

Stephanie Christmann

Admissions Advisor, Graduate and Adult Education


Master of Education Programs

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Admission Requirements