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As a teacher or educational leader, you have the ability to improve the lives of students by empowering them to succeed every day. Our programs meet rigorous national standards for educator preparation set by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.
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Designed for today’s modern educational landscape, our comprehensive education programs provide you with the most up-to-date knowledge, enabling you to create a better future for your students. With cutting-edge programs designed to meet the specific needs of education employers, you can earn the credentials required to expand your career in education, create innovative solutions, get your dream job, qualify for a promotion, or move into a leadership role.
This program aims to develop professionals into administrative leaders at colleges and universities by covering topics such as admissions, financial aid, Greek affairs, and alumni relations. It was ranked #6 on TheBestSchools.org's 2020 Top 10 Online Master's in Higher Education Programs.
This program is designed to train professionals in K-12, higher education, business, healthcare, military, and government in cutting-edge areas of technology integration, digital transformation, and technology-enabled academic innovation. Potentially earn college credit through Quality Matters certifications and LSU Continuing Education programs.
Offered through LSU Shreveport, the curriculum in this program focuses on all the essential aspects of educational leadership. Coursework aligns with both national and state standards from the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) standards and the Standards for School Principals in Louisiana (SSPL).
This degree is designed for teachers ready to take their career to the next level with a more senior or managerial role, such as principal, administrator, or superintendent, by exploring areas of ethics, and educational leadership. Applicants must have at least two years of teaching experience to be admitted into this program.
The online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction Adult Education concentration is offered by LSU Shreveport. This program is focused on developing skills specifically needed to effectively teach adult learners. The program provides an extensive examination of research and applications designed to affect optimal outcomes with mature learners. Graduates will be well-positioned to enter a marketplace seeking trainers, instructors, and curriculum designers for content specifically targeted at adult audiences.
Offered through LSU Shreveport, this program helps teachers learn new ways to implement technology into classroom settings to enhance the student experience. Students of this program will develop the expertise to move into educational technology leadership roles and integrate educational technologies within any learning environment. Graduates will be prepared for jobs such as director of technology, director of online learning, and curriculum specialist. *The MEDCI master's degree does not lead to a teaching certification but can lead to an endorsement if you are already a certified teacher.
Offered through LSU Shreveport, this program lays the foundation for students to effectively help non-native English speakers master the language and succeed in academic courses taught in English. The course also engages students with hands-on field experience. *The MEDCI master's degree does not lead to a teaching certification but can lead to an endorsement if you are already a certified teacher.
Offered through LSU Shreveport, this degree focuses on teaching current educators curriculum development, educational theory, and engaging today’s students to aid in better learning outcomes. Graduates will gain the skills to become a leader in education and create a school curriculum that meets the evolving demands of the modern educational system. *The MEDCI master's degree does not lead to a teaching certification but can lead to an endorsement if you are already a certified teacher.
Offered through LSU Shreveport, students enrolled in this program study the current theories, models, and approaches used to teach and assess reading. Students will be able to create reading programs for individual readers and groups. This degree also includes administration and leadership courses to prepare teachers for career growth. *The MEDCI master's degree does not lead to a teaching certification but can lead to an endorsement if you are already a certified teacher.
Offered through LSU Shreveport, this program empowers teachers to enhance their knowledge of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to better prepare students for the challenges of an increasingly technological world. Graduates of the program who already possess a teaching certification may be able to qualify for an add-on certification or endorsement. *The MEDCI master's degree does not lead to a teaching certification but can lead to an endorsement if you are already a certified teacher.
The online Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction Special Education Leader concentration is offered by LSU Shreveport. This program is designed to prepare students to lead learning teams and communities that are dedicated to serving students with special needs. Studies include in-depth exploration of administrative and deployment strategies to support educators who serve students with special needs. Graduates can anticipate career opportunities such as a director of special programs, executive director of federal programs, or executive team leader of special populations.
Offered through LSU Shreveport, this program develops students’ ability to create and implement strategies for relating to and interacting with educational institutions in urban communities. Teachers will learn to build mutually respectful relationships with diverse students; engage individuals from different cultural backgrounds; and create and sustain a safe, caring, and inclusive classroom. Graduates of the program will be equipped for careers as community liaisons, urban education consultants, urban education teachers, or mentor teachers. *The MEDCI master's degree does not lead to a teaching certification but can lead to an endorsement if you are already a certified teacher.
Offered through LSU Shreveport, this program equips teachers with the tools for educational leadership. Teachers will learn skills that are vital to becoming an invaluable asset in teacher mentorship. The program prepares its students for career opportunities such as department chair, team lead, and teacher mentor.
This certificate provides teachers with skills to help students with special needs succeed, with programs for grades 1-12. It also prepares teachers for Praxis tests. Applicants must be employed as certified teachers in Louisiana with a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution to be admitted.
Gain the knowledge, training, and real-world experience necessary to be a successful Certified Teacher in the classroom. This comprehensive program allows you to earn your Louisiana Teacher Certification in only one year, creating a pathway to work in a variety of educational settings, including public, private, and charter schools.
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