May 25, 2022  
2021-2022 Caspersen School of Graduate Studies 
2021-2022 Caspersen School of Graduate Studies

Master of Education (M.Ed.)

Degree Requirements

Students in the Master of Education program complete 30 credit hours from Education listings, as well as approved courses from other graduate programs.

II. Electives (6 credits)

Taken from existing graduate courses with approval by advisor.

III. Area of Specialization (15 credits)

Selected from one of the following:

E. Equity and Culture (15 credits)

F. Conflict Resolution (15 credits)

ii. Electives (9 credits)

G. Religion, Theology, and Society (15 credits)

i. Christian Traditions Courses (9 credits)

  • BBCL 505 - Biblical Literature I: Torah, Prophets, Writings
  • BBCL 506 - Biblical Literature II: Gospels, Epistles, Apocalypse


  • ETH 550 - Christian Ethics


  • THEO 560 - Systematic Theology

ii. Religion and Pluralistic Society Elective (3 credits)

  • RLSC 501 - Religion and Justice in Social Contexts
  • INTF 501 - Global Faiths and the Earth
  • REL 610 - The Religious Landscape of the United States
  • INTF 563 - Music of the World’s Religions

      or other INTF offerings

iii. Religion and Social Justice Elective (3 credits)

3 credits from SJA offerings


NOTE: Additional courses from the Caspersen School of Graduate Studies may count towards this specialization with approval by Advisor.