Online Education Degrees

Online Education Degrees

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  • Multiple start dates available
  • Online format with practicum opportunities
  • Taught by experienced professionals

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Gain the Credential to Advance in Your Teaching Career

Take your teaching career to the next level with an online education degree from Alvernia University. Created with working teachers in mind, these programs are delivered completely online and offer convenient practicum opportunities, so you can balance your education with your full-time responsibilities and complete your degree at a pace that works for you.

Alvernia’s selection of career-focused education degrees includes two Master of Education degrees and a certificate program, each designed to enhance your professional skills and help you become a leader in your field of study. As you explore the latest teaching methods and educational innovations, you’ll receive personalized attention from seasoned educators with years of professional experience in education.

Diversify your teaching capabilities with an online education degree from Alvernia.

2020-2021 Colleges of Distinction Education badgeAlvernia University earned the Education Field of Study badge from Colleges of Distinction for the 2020-21 academic year. Colleges of Distinction evaluates institutions based on their commitment to “Four Distinctions:” engaged students, great teaching, vibrant community and successful outcomes.

  • Multiple Start Dates Available

    Begin your degree when it’s convenient for your schedule.

  • Rewarding Practicum Opportunities

    Complete courses in an interactive online learning platform and gain hands-on experience through a practicum at the facility of your choice.

  • Learn from Educators with Industry Experience

    Alvernia’s faculty members have years of professional education experience and are dedicated to helping you achieve your academic and professional goals.


Program Cost per Credit
Master of Education in Special Education $516
Master of Education with Special Education Certification $516
Special Education Certification $650


Alvernia University is regionally accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE). For information about Alvernia’s accreditation, write to MSCHE, 3624 Market St., Second Floor West, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19104, or call (267) 284-5000.

About Alvernia

Alvernia University has a long-standing commitment to help students develop their innate talents, discover their passions and lead successful lives with deep meaning and purpose.

Through real-world experiences, students graduate prepared for success in the workplace, which is why Alvernia has been ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the 2021 Best Regional Universities in the North. Schools are ranked by comparing educational outcomes, peer assessments, student excellence, faculty resources and alumni giving among more than 1,500 colleges in the region.

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