At Western, you complete your coursework online while experiencing life as a teacher or principal. This Residency model provides you with practical learning opportunities that support your intellectual, personal, and professional development.
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Following the Residency year, you complete 16 additional credits of coursework to earn your Master’s degree in Education. Western's many online degree options produce uniquely skilled educational leaders and include additional endorsement opportunities to advance your career.
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If you're interested in Western's Master of Arts in Education Program, we invite you to take the next steps towards becoming a part of the Mountaineer family.
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