Florida’s Premier Teaching Program

The Master of Education in Collaborative Teaching and Learning provides the next level of skills and credentials possessed by accomplished teachers seeking to advance a career in education.

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How to Apply

Apply today to start next term on Tuesday, January 9, 2018

Students are advised to submit applications as early as possible to assure optimal admission and financial aid considerations.

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Admission Requirements

  • Official transcripts of all academic work
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 overall or a composite score of 297 on the GRE or 393 on the MAT tests
  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Teacher Certification*
  • Current Résumé
  • Personal Statement

*Applicant must hold a Florida Professional Educator Certificate.

Delivery Options

You may complete your degree in as few as four semesters.

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100% of the courses are offered online

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Florida Southern College is regionally accredited from SACS

Teachers earning a master’s degree in education from a regionally accredited institution may be eligible for additional annual compensation. Florida Southern encourages interested applicants to work with their local school districts to determine eligibility and the level of pay increase.

Top Reasons

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Expert Faculty

Every faculty member in the graduate program holds a doctorate degree and are recognized for their leadership, management and motivational abilities.

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Courses are 100% online and provide flexible and convenient scheduling that meets your needs through online and clinical learning.

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Prestigious Credentials

Our graduates enjoy a high job placement rate, and are impacting their classrooms, schools and communities on a daily basis.

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The curriculum provides both practical knowledge and professional networking opportunities through partnerships with practitioners who work in the schools every day.

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Program Contact

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Kelly Curtis

Admission Counselor and Advisor

Program Costs

Florida Southern College reserves the right to revise fee schedules.

Base Required FeesCost
Tuition Per Credit Hour$410
Total Credit Hours36
Program Total$14,760
Technology fee per semester is based on credit hours enrolled$25 to $100

Earn FSC Vouchers

Teachers who host a Florida Southern College education student for field study or internship earn a voucher for one free Florida Southern College School of Education course. There is no limit to the number you can earn; however, they are nontransferable.

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Course descriptions are available in the academic catalog.

Academic Catalog
EDU 6010 Educational Research
EDU 6080 Advanced Foundations of Education
EDU 6160 Educational Assessment, Evaluation, Technology
EDU 6180 Critical Issues and Research in Special Education
EDU 6250 Advanced Classroom Management/Legal Issues
EDU 6350 Curriculum and Instruction: Theory and Design
EDU 6500 Advanced Teaching Methods in Reading and Language Arts
EDU 6580 Advanced Teaching Methods in Math and Science
EDU 6650 Advanced Research (Thesis)
TOTAL 36 hours