• Program Overview

    Integrative Learning: An M.Ed. Encompassing Cross-Disciplinary Skills for 21st Century Teaching

    Designed for today’s dynamic teaching and administrative roles, Stevenson University’s online Master of Education (M.Ed.) equips you with the specialized knowledge and skills to engage students and build learning communities in an ever-evolving educational environment. Integrative Learning encompasses the cross-disciplinary concepts of whole-child teaching, multiple literacies, STEM, and community-based education to help educators working in traditional and nontraditional educational settings.

    Claim your FREE course

    Take advantage of our Summer/Fall 2021 Scholarship for the online Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Integrative Learning. Complete your first two M.Ed. courses and your third course is free*.

    Contact Bennett Steigerwald, Enrollment Counselor, at lsteigerwald@stevenson.edu for more information.

    Foundational Courses and Multiple Pathways for Educators

    Whether you are leading curricular reform or engaging community stakeholders to ensure student success, our M.Ed. will provide you foundational skills and knowledge through courses such as Cognitive, Social, and Emotional Development of Learners; Socio-Political and Cultural Influences on Families, Communities, and Organizations; Digital Literacy and Media; and Innovative Teaching and Learning for 21st Century Skills.

    You can then expand your focus and specialization through electives via our cross-disciplinary pathways in integrative learning.

    Engaged Learning for 21st Century Skills

    Sample courses:

    • STEM Curriculum Principles and Practices
    • Mathematical Concepts and Problem Solving for Middle School Teachers
    • Principles of Special Education
    • Teaching and Learning for Specialized Populations
    • Issues in STEM Education

    Multiple Literacies

    Sample courses:

    • Foundations of Literacy
    • Literacy Assessment
    • Culturally Responsive Literacy
    • Literacy Strategies in STEM Content Areas
    • Nonverbal Communication

    Community Engagement and Leadership

    Sample courses:

    • Foundations and Frameworks of Community-Based Education
    • Program Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation
    • Youth Development
    • Volunteer Management
    • Advocacy in Community-Based Organizations

    Associated Education Degrees and Certificates

    Master’s Degrees

    Community-Based Education & Leadership

    Teaching (MAT)

    Certificate Programs

    Community-Based Education & Leadership 

    Literacy Education

    Secondary STEM Teaching & Learning

    Flexible Pacing, Personalized Support

    Our program is offered in convenient 8-week online sessions, 6-times per year—spring, summer, and fall. This allows you to pursue your M.Ed. in the format that works best for you, whether you are earning credits toward your master’s equivalency or want to pursue accelerated degree completion in 18 months.

    Since our founding in 1947, Stevenson has been known for our personalized approach to education, experienced and accessible faculty, and a strong career focus so what you learn today can be applied on the job tomorrow. From your faculty to your success coach, you will have the individualized attention and support that makes a difference in your education.

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    *Free Course: This scholarship is available for a select number of new Stevenson University Online M.Ed. students who enroll in their first two courses in Summer 2021 or Fall 2021. The first two courses must be completed by the close of the second Fall 2021 session. The third free course must be taken by the close of the second Spring 2022 session.

  • Admissions / Tuition

    Admissions / Tuition

    • Completed online application.
    • Completion of bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
    • Official college transcripts from all previous academic work. If the transcripts are from an institution located outside of the United States, students must submit an official course-by-course transcript evaluation from an organization that is a current member of the National Association of Credential Evaluation Services (NACES). A member list is available on the NACES website.
    • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale in past academic work.
    • Personal statement.
    Tuition Per Credit $495.00 Cost Per Course
    (3-Credit Hours)
    • Stevenson University Online has simplified the cost of your Master’s of Education in Integrative Learning degree by eliminating all fees.
    • Students are eligible to transfer up to 6-credit hours from a 4-year institution if applicable.