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


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


Questions? Contact:

Kelly Burr, M.Ed.

Associate Director of Admissions, School of Graduate and Adult Education

610-796-8296 (phone),  610-796-8367 (fax)

Master of Education Programs
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Admission Requirements