Elementary Education - Certification, Master of Education

You will be provided the theoretical knowledge and practical skills that will improve your teaching experience. When you graduate, your advanced degree will put you ahead of the competition in your field.

This terminal master’s degree leads to an Institutional Recommendation for Elementary Teacher Certification in the State of Arizona.

Curriculum includes courses in teaching methods, critiquing teaching approaches, and student teaching experience.

For more class information, visit the academic catalog.


To apply, provide all required materials in this packet.

All MEd with certification students must submit a student teaching application.

Programs of Study

Below is a downloadable Program of Study.  This includes complete set of courses and other work that must be successfully completed before qualifying for a degree, diploma, or certificate.

The program of studies is the agreed-upon plan between you and your faculty advisor on completing program requirements.

It is used as a verification document when you apply for graduation.

Your program of study will depend on the date you started.

Elementary Education - Certification, Master of Education

Academic Catalog Listing

See the NAU Academic Catalog for official details on this degree, including: 

  • Career opportunities for graduates with this degree
  • Admission requirements
  • Course listing
  • Campuses that offer this degree 

Elementary Education - Certification, Master of Education