Augustana University

Augustana University, in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, offers an online Master of Arts in Education degree that is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and approved by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).

Program Basics

What You Can Expect:

Designed for working educators, this Online M.A. in Education designed with accessibility in mind. The M.A. in Education is a 30 credit, cohort-based program that can be completed in two years or less - all from the comfort of your own home, your favorite coffee shop, or your tranquil, out of the way cabin (with internet access).

Using engaging and interactive online technology, Augustana professors will connect you with teachers from various backgrounds as you work together to add a new degree of excellence to your craft.

View the rankings of the Best Online Graduate Education Programs in U.S. News and World Report. The Augustana Master's in Education consistently ranks as a Best Online Graduate Education Program!

Tuition, Financial Aid

Applications, tuition and financial aid are processed through Augustana University. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. The total cost of the online M.A. in Education is affordably priced at $12,300. 

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Financial Aid is available for qualified students. Please visit the Augustana University website for details.

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Application Process

Summer Cohort

  • 5 cohorts of 18
  • Completed applications received by the first of each month
  • Applicants notified by the 15th of each month
  • **Summer 2017 cohorts are full**

Fall Cohort

  • 2 cohorts of 18
  • Completed applications received by the first of each month
  • Applicants notified by the 15th of each month
  • **Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2017 cohorts**

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Spring Cohort

  • 2 cohorts of 18
  • Completed applications received by the first of each month
  • Applicants notified by the 15th of each month

Curriculum & Faculty

Core program courses are designed and taught by Augustana University faculty. Core courses will explore such timely topics as curriculum development, technology integration, differentiation and diversity, reading, and current issues in the field.

In addition, program participants choose one of the following areas of concentration: technology in the classroom, instructional strategies, reading, special populations and STEM.

Currently, Augustana University is unable to accept applications for the M.A. in Education program from residents of California and Florida.