A master’s program is a focused degree that requires about two years of classwork, research, and possibly a thesis paper to earn. This advanced program of study allows students to further specialize their schooling in an area that interests them.
Graduates who complete an international education program or course may find a number of positions in both private and public institutions. While some individuals choose to teach, others choose to pursue management positions within study abroad organizations.
The United States of America commonly called the United States, is a federal republic consisting of fifty states and a federal district. The 48 contiguous states and the federal district of Washington, D.C. are in first North America between Canada and Mexico. The state of Alaska is in northwestern North America, west of Canada and east of Russia across the Bering Strait, and the state of Hawaii is an archipelago in the mid-North Pacific. The country also has five populated and nine unpopulated territories in the Pacific and the Caribbean.
Master Online in International Education in North America
A Two-year course (including thesis) for international educators. Contains basic courses in research methods, as well as specialized courses such as e-learning, cross-cultural psychology, language issues, comparative education systems. [+]
This program is for international educators who wish to understand the major issues in international education. Since the courses are entirely online, adults working in any country may enroll. There is a strong cross-cultural element to all courses. Graduates will achieve employment in both governmental and non-governmental sectors.
All teachers have advanced degrees in relevant subjects and years of international educational experience as teachers, planners, and administrators. An online research library will be made available to students.
A key element of courses is the online 'discussion forum', in which students from many countries and backgrounds discuss the pressing issues in education today. In addition to core courses and specialized courses, graduates will undertake a research project leading to a thesis.... [-]
The M.Ed. in Globalization and Educational Change is designed to prepare graduates to work in schools and with educational systems – both in the U.S. and internationally. [+]
We specialize in delivering online doctoral and master’s degrees in Education, as well as credit-bearing Certificate programs. Degree and certificate programs require that enrolled online students attend 2 face-to-face summer institutes, where during each summer session they can earn up to 9 credits at our Bethlehem, Pennsylvania campus. All other program courses are delivered through an online internet platform during the fall and spring semesters allowing our students to stay in their home countries and study during those semesters. Students who are non-residents would have appropriate visa application documents sent to them for their summer study on our campus. The summer program consists of 3 nine day sessions during the months of June and July, students can complete a 3 credit course in each of the sessions. During this time they can take one, two or three courses. A typical academic year would be as follows: - Fall semester- an online course taken at home in a student’s respective home country - Spring semester- an online course taken at home in a student’s respective home country - Summer session- taking courses face-to-face on the Lehigh University campus, Bethlehem PA USA.... [-]