Master of Science in Education | WED | SIU

Southern Illinois University



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Master of Science in Education

The master's degree with a major in workforce education and development is designed to accommodate a broad range of individuals preparing for training, instructional and administrative roles in career and technical education, business, industry, government, and other fields. The major consists of a minimum of 32 semester hours (thesis option) or 36 semester hours (non-thesis option) of course work for students with a background in training or education. Program requirements are organized into professional core requirements and specialty area courses. There are online and off campus options that accommodate busy schedules or those not close to the SIU campus.