This program is not currently enrolling new students. Click here for the MPER Early Career Scholars Program.
This program allows you to participate in advanced research-based courses in literacy, reading, mathematics education, science education and social studies education. It is only offered on campus and does not lead to certification.
To receive a MEd degree in elementary education, you must complete 32 hours of graduate-level coursework. This coursework includes nine hours of core courses in elementary education and six hours of research courses.
Visit Mizzou’s course catalog for a sample plan of study.
You must meet two sets of minimum qualifications in order to be considered for admission:
A committee of faculty members reviews your application’s credentials. You are not guaranteed admission even if you meet the minimum qualifications.
How to Apply
- Unofficial transcript
- Personal Data Sheet
- Statement of Purpose
- Three letters of recommendation
- GRE scores
- TOEFL scores (international students only)