Sep 30, 2023  
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

International Education (Master of Education)

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Academic Programs of Study

The Master of Education in International Education is designed to raise the competencies of teachers and administrators in a number of educational areas including curriculum development, using technology in the classrooms, assessment, language diversity and international communications, leadership and teaching methodologies. Students are supplied with a program of studies that will assist classroom teachers, administrators and education specialists to meet the needs of diverse student populations in international schools.   Educators are challenged to create an educational environment that encourages ongoing transformation, innovation, and skill development that are the foundation of excellent teaching.

Note: The International Education specialization program is NOT linked to Massachusetts teacher licensure.

Admission Requirements

International Education M.Ed. candidates should follow application procedures at

Program of Study

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this program, the student will be better able to:

  1. Discover and articulate a personal philosophy of leadership
  2. Develop a repertoire of strategies to communicate with individuals who represent various cultural groups
  3. Identify and interpret research and theories that provide a framework for assessing and addressing issues in an international school setting
  4. Implement a broad variety of curriculum theory, design, and successful practices
  5. Describe multicultural, multilingual issues that deal with teaching and social changes in schools that have linguistically, culturally, and ethnically diverse populations
  6. Identify and analyze future trends and issues related to the functions and roles of practicing leaders in international school settings

Total Degree Requirements - 36 credits

Return to {$returnto_text} Return to: Academic Programs of Study