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Master of Science in Secondary Education

The English Education Graduate Program will help you achieve your goals.

Why pursue a master’s in English education at Missouri State?

Our program helps teachers upgrade their preparation in both professional education and English subject matters with an emphasis on the latter. As a student in the English education master’s program, you will take courses in all the English study areas represented by our different tracks.  This helps you gain an understanding of and appreciation for everything the English disciplines offer.

Our program offers you the following:

  • An opportunity to choose coursework and develop research projects that will meet your specific educational and professional needs.
  • A master’s degree that qualifies public school teachers for salary step increases
  • Updated knowledge in content areas of English and education
  • The chance to teach at the college level, if you pursue a graduate teaching assistantship