Master's Graduates

MA in Education

The Master of Arts (MA) in Education is a residential, 33-semester-hour program, including a 12-hour cognate specialization and successful completion and defense of a thesis. The program is designed to develop a scholarly understanding of educational thought and practice.

Cognate areas:

  • Curriculum Theory
  • English
  • Foundations of Education
  • History
  • Informal Education
  • Instructional Technology
  • Language and Literacy
  • Mathematics
  • Media Literacy
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Urban Education
  • Other approved cognate

Students in the MA program have opportunities to

  • Work with world-class faculty who are leading in key research areas
  • Conduct independent and collaborative research
  • Present at national and international conferences
  • Take active roles in state, national and international professional education organizations
  • Work with grant projects
  • Develop mentor relationships with faculty in a Christian environment
  • Study abroad to study comparative education

For more information:

Dr. Trena L. Wilkerson, Graduate Program Director
One Bear Place #97314, Waco, TX, 76798
Trena_Wilkerson@baylor.edu