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Elementary Education/Advanced (M) - Online

We recognize that many educators have full work schedules, significant family commitments or live in remote locations that make travel to traditional course locations both difficult and impractical. In response to these needs, the Department of Curriculum and Instruction/Literacy Studies offers the following online master’s degree programs in education: Elementary Education and Secondary Education. Our programs are flexible in nature, and allow students to complete coursework at a pace that best suits their needs. We also provide students with personalized advising experiences to address needs on an individualized basis.

This program offers the following content areas online:

Course Delivery Options


Program Application Requirements

Personal Statement

Graduate Program Application Requirements

Attach a copy of your Teaching Certification

Application Deadlines

English Proficiency Requirements

All applicants whose first language is not English must provide proof of English language proficiency. WVU accepts either the TOEFL or the IELTS for this purpose. Learn more about our English language proficiency requirements.

Accreditation Information

WVU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

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