Master of Education [M.Ed.]-Teaching and Learning

Non-licensure (or Add-on*)


  • No required intensives
  • No student teaching or internship
  • No content competencies
  • No licensure tests
  • Add-on licensure only (for programs designated below)*
    *add-on requires initial licensure in elementary, middle grades, secondary, or special education
  • EDUC 698 Practicum (required for ACSI Certificate)


  • Early Childhood Education (add-on to elementary endorsement)*
    • EDUC 653 & 655 replace EDUC 650 & 652 on previous DCPs
  • Educational Technology
  • Elementary Education
  • General Education
  • Gifted Education (add-on endorsement)*
    • EDUC 526 & 620 replace EDUC 650 & 652 on previous DCPs
  • Leadership
  • Middle Grades
    In Virginia, students who hold an initial teaching license may add a middle school endorsement for math, English, science and/or social studies by passing the middle school Praxis II exam for the content area in which they desire a license
  • Special Education
  • Student Services


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