Master of Arts in Education

Earn your master's degree.

Earn your Master of Arts in education at DWU.

  • 100% online

    Complete your coursework anywhere, anytime without ever having to come to campus.

  • 8-week courses

    There are three start points each year. See the academic calendar for the next start date.

  • 15 months

    Attend full time and complete the program in just under two years. You may also choose to attend part-time.

Get the Administrative Edge 

The educational policy and administration program is ideal for those who wish to pursue coaching or teaching at the college level, college administration, or working in student support or residence life. This program is also suitable for those seeking administrative positions in a K-12 education system. 

The DWU Master of Arts in education is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Accreditation Association and is affirmed by the South Dakota Department of Education.





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Program Requirements & Course Details

Educational Policy and Administration

  • 36 total credit hours
  • Capstone

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Melissa Weber

Melissa Weber

Assistant Professor of Education | Master of Arts in Education Coordinator

Phone: (605) 995-2835