Earn Your Doctorate or Master's in Education Online
Transform your future with a graduate certificate, doctorate or master's in education online. Whether you want to start a career as a teacher or advance your skills and impact, UMass Lowell's low tuition, multiple start dates per year and accelerated class options make pursuing your future as an educational leader affordable and convenient.
Explore Education Programs at UMass Lowell
Curriculum & Instruction, M.Ed.
Curriculum & Instruction: Applied Behavior Analysis & Education Option, M.Ed.
Curriculum & Instruction: Initial Teacher License Option, M.Ed.
Education Administration, M.Ed.
Education Administration: Higher Education Option, M.Ed.
Reading & Language, M.Ed.
Education Degree Careers
UMass Lowell's education programs will prepare you to be an agent of change, ready to meet local, national and global challenges today and in the future.
"Overall employment of postsecondary teachers is projected to grow 12 percent from 2021 to 2031, much faster than the average for all occupations."
"About 132,600 openings for postsecondary teachers are projected each year, on average, over the decade. Many of those openings are expected to result from the need to replace workers who transfer to different occupations or exit the labor force, such as to retire."
Top Companies Hiring UMass Lowell Education Graduates
- Boston Public Schools
- Bunker Hill Community College
- Cambridge Public Schools
- Chelsea Public Schools
- Framingham Public Schools
- Haverhill Public Schools
- Lawrence Public Schools
- Lowell Public Schools
- Mount Wachusett Community College
- Needham Public Schools
- University of Massachusetts
- Westford Public Schools
A.J. Angulo, Ed.D.
A.J. Angulo, professor of education, is an award-winning scholar who has researched higher education since 1997. He is the Executive Director of the Consortium for International Exchange, Leadership, and Opportunity and co-editor of the History of Education Quarterly. Angulo has served as Principal Investigator on more than $2.5 million in federally funded higher education grant projects and helped pilot UMass Lowell's popular Live Online course format.
Real Faculty. Real Campus. Real Research.
Faculty-led programs and small class sizes provide UMass Lowell's students with in-demand skills and knowledge to advance instruction, curriculum development and educational leadership.Whether you study online or on-campus, you'll learn from UMass Lowell's world-class faculty in the School of Education, experts conducting innovative research on English learners, early literacy, instructional leadership and education policy and practice.
M.Ed. Reading and Language
M.Ed. Curriculum and Instruction
M.Ed. Administration: Higher Education Option
Highest Lifetime ROI
UMass Lowell's online tuition for teachers is among the lowest in the nation, while graduates report the highest lifetime return on investment (ROI) among public research universities in Massachusetts. You may also benefit from federal financial aid, scholarships and grants to help make your education even more affordable.