Apr 17, 2024  
2014-2015 General Catalog 

Master of Education Degree (M.Ed.)

Degree Requirements

Master of Education Degree (M.Ed.) (36 Credits)

In addition to the minimum requirements, applicants to this program must also submit the following:

  • Proof of 2 years of paid full-time teaching experience
  • Proof of current Utah level I teaching license or equivalent
  • One letter of reference from most recent education supervisor (superintendent or principal)

Core Requirements (24 Credits)


All core and elective courses must be completed prior to the Capstone Project.

*M.Ed. candidates who do not successfully complete the Capstone requirements (portfolio or thesis) by the end of the semester in which they registered for their Capstone course must continuously enroll in EDUC 6931 - Capstone M. E.d Seminar  (1 credit) until their Capstone Project has been accepted as complete by program faculty.  Candidates pursuing the thesis track should meet with their Thesis Committee Chair for advisement and request to enroll in EDUC 6933 - Capstone Master of Education Thesis  for the semester they will defend their thesis project.