Grand Valley State Universitys Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Instruction and Curriculum features programs in emphasis areas of advanced content specialization, early childhood education, educational differentiation, elementary education, and secondary level education.

Grand Valley State Universitys College of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and adheres to standards set forth by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). The faculty are leaders in their fields, melding together the philosophy of education and your needs as a practitioner.

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Career-oriented. The program opens up a number of career opportunities for professional renewal and development of educators.

  • Service. The College of Education Student Information and Services Center provides centralized services for advising, program planning, field placement, and certification.
  • Flexible. Evening, weekend, and summer classes make it easier for teachers and administrators to plan their schedules. Some classes are offered online.


M.Ed. in Instruction and Curriculum admission requirements and application for admission are available online.

The $30 application fee is waived if the applicant has previously applied to Grand Valley State University.

Courses Offered

The M.Ed. in Instruction and Curriculum program is minimum of 33 credits.

See the Full Course List for Instruction and Curriculum (M.Ed.)

  • Advanced Content Specialization


Grand Valley offers an excellent education at a reasonable cost.

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