Pursue a Master's Degree in Secondary Education in Downtown Pittsburgh
Point Park University's Master of Education degree in secondary education leading to Pennsylvania certification is designed for students who hold a bachelor's degree in a content area or related field and seek initial secondary certification (grades 7 through 12) in one of the following areas:
Master's degree in secondary education paves alum's path to teaching science.
Secondary education graduate student Michelina Pollini was named a Schweitzer Program Fellow.
- Biological sciences
- Social Studies
Secondary Education Graduate Courses
Some of the courses in the master's in secondary education program include:
- Instructional Methods for Secondary Teachers
- Special Education Inclusive Practices
- Human Behavior and Classroom Management
- Technological Applications
- Student Teaching Program
Classes are offered on Saturdays, evenings and in summer institutes. The program also includes a student teaching semester. Courses are delivered in a variety of formats including traditional, online and blended approaches.
For details on Point Park University tuition and fees for 2017-18, please visit our tuition and fees page.