Academic excellence: ranked within the top 20 in America's Best Colleges by U.S. News & World Report, named one of the Best Western Colleges by The Princeton Review and included in the 2007-08 edition of America's Best Christian Colleges.
Innovator: #1 in a new category in U.S. News & World Report saluting innovation, winner of the 2008 'Innovator Award' for mobile learning by Campus Technology, one of the first universities selected as an iTunes university partner and a leader in using Apple's iPod technology as a learning tool for students.
Long and proud heritage: founded in 1906 and affiliated with the Churches of Christ and dedicated to educating students for Christian service and leadership throughout the world. Accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.
The Master of Education is a professional degree that prepares students for a wide range of teaching and school leadership positions. ACU offers a 39-hour M.Ed. in Leadership of Learning (Principalship) and a 36-hour M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction. Both degrees are offered entirely online and can be completed in 18-24 months by working professionals.
The M.Ed. equips students to serve in a variety of classroom and school leadership positions such as principals, department chairs, lead teachers or supervisors, reading specialists, special education teachers, coaches, athletic directors and superintendents. Graduates will find positions in Texas, national, and international educational settings. Students who choose to complete the M.Ed. in Leadership of Learning (Principalship) also will be prepared to sit for the principalship exam based on national standards.
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