Online M.A. in Education With a Concentration in STEM Education

Meet the high demand for leaders who understand innovative approaches to teaching and learning in STEM disciplines.

Earn Your Master’s in Education with a Concentration in STEM Education Online

It’s no secret that there is a need for STEM teachers. Multiple sources—encompassing industry experts, educational associations, and even the U.S. federal government—have identified the high demand for innovative educators who can teach, engage, and inspire students in STEM fields. And that’s where UTEP’s 100% online M.A. in Education with a Concentration in STEM Education comes into play.

Offered in a convenient format, the program is designed to meet the diverse needs of professional educators across Pre-K, elementary, middle-level, secondary, and informal educational settings. The expertly crafted curriculum will help you master the skills you need to become a leader in STEM education and equip you with the tools to grow your teaching abilities in STEM disciplines in your school, district, and beyond.

When you graduate, you’ll be prepared for advancement in roles across public and private schools, community-based organizations, research, nonprofits, and Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs). This program will also prepare you for advanced study (e.g., a Ph.D. or Ed.D.).

A bachelor’s degree is required to apply. A Graduate Certificate in STEM Education is available for students who complete the 15 credit hours of required courses.

In this program, you’ll deepen your discipline content knowledge and learn about:

  • Integrated and interdisciplinary approaches to STEM education
  • Authentic and culturally sustainable STEM pedagogies
  • Research-based strategies to improve student learning in variety of formal and informal educational settings
  • Innovative, effective, and engaging teaching methodologies

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Affordable Degrees

Earn a quality education at a competitive cost. Financial aid and scholarships are available to help even more.

Flexible Format

Benefit from convenient and flexible class formats designed to help you cross the finish line at your own pace.

Student Support

Earn the same degree as your on-campus peers with unique support services, just for online students.

Relevant Coursework

Complete valuable coursework, directly related to the work you want to do in the real world.


Apply your efforts to a curriculum that will prepare you with valuable skills and help you earn an in-demand job.

High-Quality Education

Join a rigorous online program, taught by the same faculty with the same high-quality curriculum as your on-campus peers.

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