Graduate Programs in Education

Welcome to Saint Joseph's University and to our vibrant community of educational scholars and practitioners. In cooperation with colleagues in other departments, local school districts, and the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, we seek to prepare exemplary teachers and educational leaders to be researchers, reflective practitioners, student advocates, and activists for change. Whether you are returning to earn your Master's in Education, receiving teacher certification or principal certification, specializing in areas such as ESL, special educationand education administration, or pursuing an Ed.D. in Educational Leadership, here you will find a program option tailored to your needs. Click on the links below for more information on the areas of concentration offered and to find out the Master's, Post Baccalaureate, and Post Master's options available within each concentration. Please register for one of our Graduate Studies Open Houses or Contact Us to learn more.

Doctoral Program
Interdisciplinary Doctor of Education Leadership Ed.D. Advising Sheet Application  Advising 
M.S. Education (M.S. Ed.) Majors
Art Education Advising Sheet Application  Advising 
Elementary PreK-4  Advising Sheet Application Advising
Middle School 4-8 Advising Sheet Application Advising
Secondary 7-12 Advising Sheet Application Advising
Educational Leadership (no cert) Advising Sheet Application Advising
Educational Leadership (all available certification options) Advising Sheet Application Advising
Foreign Language Education K-12 Advising Sheet Application Advising
Professional Education (no certification) Advising Sheet Application Advising
Reading Specialist K-12 Advising Sheet Application Advising
Reading Supervisor Advising Sheet Application Advising
Special Education (PreK-8)  Advising Sheet Application Advising
Special Education (7-12) Advising Sheet Application Advising
Special Education (designed for currently certified SPE teachers) Advising Sheet Application Advising
Graduate Certifications and Professional Development for Educators
Art Education K-12 Certification Advising Sheet Application  Advising 
Autism Spectrum Disorder Endorsement Advising Sheet Application Advising
Curriculum Supervisor Certification Advising Sheet Application Advising
Foregn Language Education K-12 Certification Advising Sheet Application Advising
Instructional Technology: Digital Teacher Leaders Professional Development Courses Advising Sheet Application Advising
Principal Certification Advising Sheet Application Advising
Reading Specialist Certification Advising Sheet Application Advising
Reading Supervisor Certification Advising Sheet Application Advising
Special Education Certification (PreK-8) Advising Sheet Application Advising
Special Education Certification (7-12) Advising Sheet Application Advising
Superintendent's Letter of Eligibility Advising Sheet Application Advising
Supervisor of Special Education Certification Advising Sheet Application Advising

 



Online Programs 

Instructional Technology Specialist - Master's and Certification Programs
Master's

M.S. in Educational Leadership
Secondary Education (7th-12th)
    Master's | Online Accelerated Teacher Certification (OATCERT)
M.S. in Educational Leadership with Public or Catholic School Focus
Special Education (PreK-8, 7-12)
    Master's | Certifications | Autism Spectrum Disorder Specialist Endorsement
English as a Second Language (ESL) Specialist
    Online Endorsement

Wilson Reading Certification



Continuing Professional Education and Development (Non-Degree) and Special Programs 
The Learning Institute Summer Reading Institute

Educational Leadership Institute