The College of Education offers many academic, licensure, and endorsement programs online to provide flexibility for students’ schedules and expand access to higher education for more students.

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STEM Education (M.S.)

The M.S. in STEM Education prepares teachers to effectively engage learners in the 21st century. The program combines research and leadership seminars and experiential learning opportunities with science and math education and content courses to provide graduates with the tools to inspire students in their classroom to embrace the STEM disciplines.

STEM Education (M.S.)

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Teaching, Leadership, and Cultural Competency (M.A.)

The program addresses identified needs within the profession: English Language Learner (ELL) instruction, cultural competency in the classroom, evidenced-based frameworks for technology integration, educational leadership, and teacher leader/instructional coaching best practices.

Teaching, Leadership, and Cultural Competency (M.A.)

Educational Leadership (M.A. w/principal licensure)

The M.A. in Educational Leadership offers degrees and licensure for pre-K-12 school leadership. This program includes requirements for Principal Licensure.

Educational Leadership (M.A. w/principal licensure)

Certificate in Online Teaching

The Certificate in Online Teaching is an online program designed to prepare degree- and non-degree seeking graduate students for the realities of online teaching and to help them expand their career options.

Certificate in Online Teaching

Talented and Gifted (TAG) Endorsement

The State of Iowa Talented and Gifted (TAG) Endorsement offered through the University of Iowa Belin-Blank Center prepares candidates to satisfy state requirements to teach talented and gifted students.

Talented and Gifted (TAG) Endorsement