English Education Graduate Program

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

You will upgrade your skills as a professional educator while emphasizing English subject matters. As you progress through the program, you will take courses in each of the English study areas represented by our different tracks, gaining a comprehensive and sophisticated understanding of our rich, complex discipline.

We offer many opportunities, including:

  • 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

Focus on teaching language

Add a TESOL certificate to your course work and learn to teach English to adult learners. TESOL specialists work in universities, community colleges and other educational, business or nonprofit environments.