M.Ed.,Post Baccalaureate Initial Licensure Programs

The College of Education offers seven Master of Education (M.Ed.) programs for adults who have earned a bachelor’s degree (i.e., you are post baccalaureate), may have some professional work experience, and want to obtain teaching credentials. This program is designed to meet the needs of adult learners, with courses offered in the evenings and/or offered in a blended or online format. The program of study combines course work and field experiences to prepare candidates for teacher licensure.

To learn more, select a pathway below.

M.Ed., Post Baccalaureate Initial Licensure Programs

Applying to a Program

Steps to Prepare for a Program

Information Sessions

Graduate Admissions

Questions about the programs, contact:

Dr. April Brecht
Director of Advising Center Services
Phone: (540) 286-8032
Email: abrecht@umw.edu

Marie Sheckels, PhD
Program Director of Elementary Education
Phone: (540) 654-1334
Email: msheckel@umw.edu

Dr. John P. Broome
Program Director of PreK-12, Middle, and Secondary Education
Phone: (540) 654-1352
Email: jbroome@umw.edu

Dr. Jane Huffman
Program Director of Advanced, Non-Degree Programs, TESL and Special Education
Phone: (540) 286-8117
Email: jhuffma2@umw.edu