Master of Arts in Education


Mount Mercy University offers 5 distinct emphasis areas in the Masters of Arts in Education program:

  • Effective Teaching Emphasis
  • Reading Emphasis
  • Special Education Emphasis
  • Teacher Leadership Emphasis
  • English as a Second Language (ESL) Emphasis  - New!  Classes start June 3, 2019.

You can also earn a certificate in the following program emphasis areas along your path to a Master's degree:

  • Effective Teaching
  • Teacher Leadership


Program Features 

  • Evening and weekend class schedule
  • Classroom instruction and small class sizes 
  • Classes start every 5 and 10 weeks, giving you the freedom to balance your studies, career, and life.
  • Applications are accepted year-round
  • No entrance exam requirements (i.e. GRE, GMAT)


Contact Us

If you have any questions about the graduate programs, contact or 319-368-6460.

This program is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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