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  • M.Ed. (Teacher Leader)

Advance your teaching career with Kentucky's most affordable Master of Education degree program.

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30 Credit Hours
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$250/Credit Hour
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Earn a 100% online Master’s degree in education from Midway University. Our Teacher Leader program is designed to help educators improve their professional skills while remaining in the classroom. Teachers graduate from our Master of Education Teacher Leader Program ready to serve as agents of change who positively impact student performance and the educational culture of their school.

Become a Teacher Leader with Midway's Online Master's Degree in Education

In our online Master's degree in education program, Midway University provides educators and related professionals with the skills they need to create positive learning environments. Our curriculum blends academic and leadership preparation to create educational professions who are able to:

  • Evaluate high-quality research on student learning
  • Plan for differentiated instruction in diverse P-12 classrooms
  • Enhance expertise in content knowledge
  • Incorporate reflective practices
  • Provide clinical experiences that examine student achievement in diverse settings
  • Enhance instructional design using Kentucky Core Academic Standards (KCAS) and EPSB themes
  • Provide evidence of mastery of advanced-level Kentucky Teacher Standards


Midway University makes every effort to ensure state licensure or certification information is current; however, state requirements may change. 

If you are planning to pursue professional licensure or certification in a state other than Kentucky, you should contact the appropriate licensing entity in that state to seek information and guidance regarding licensure or certification requirements before beginning an academic program. 

Program Highlights

Midway University's M.Ed. Teacher Leader program is offered 100% online and can be completed in 24 months.

Career Outlook

How can a master’s in education work for you? In Kentucky, teachers who have pursued graduate studies or earned their master’s degrees are eligible to earn more per year than their colleagues who have not. (source)

Individuals with an M.Ed. degree often work in educational environments and can serve in roles such as a curriculum specialist or department chair.

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Small Classes

Our average class size is 17 students allowing more interaction with faculty.

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Annually 99% of our traditional undergraduates receive institutional aid.

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Personalized Attention

Our student to faculty ratio is 15 students to 1 faculty member.

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Featured Faculty
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Faye Deters
Professor of Teacher Education
Chair of Department of Education