Master of Science in Education, Elementary Education

Master of Science in Education, Elementary Education

Total Credits 
42 credits
Weekly on Monday and Tuesday or every other weekend on Saturday and Sunday (7 weekends a semester)
Core Program Duration 
Four semesters (16 months)
Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC)
Practitioner-educators with real-world experience as teachers and administrators
About the Program 

At Medaille, we know you need graduate education programs that train you for a lifetime of teaching success. Our Master’s in Elementary Education on our Buffalo campus is specifically designed to meet your needs and prepare you to navigate the steps toward New York State requirements in elementary education, which leads to certification.

2016-17 MSEd Elementary Education Handbook

What can you do with this degree?
After graduating with an Elementary Education Master’s degree, Buffalo graduates have gone on to careers as
What can you do with this degree? 
Elementary School Teachers
Teacher Aides
Substitute Teachers
Daycare Teachers
Educational Consultants

Program Format 
On Campus

Weekday students attend classes twice a week on Mondays and Tuesdays for three semesters and student teach during the fourth semester

Weekend students attend classes approximately every other weekend for three semesters and student teach during the fourth semester

Complete your degree and get certified in just 16 months

Fall, spring or summer starts


At Medaille College, we understand the challenges of being a working adult with high career aspirations. That’s why Medaille’s Adult & Graduate programs are designed specifically to fit your already busy schedule. With Medaille, you can earn your degree and still have time for work and family. Medaille College is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104. (267-284-5000)
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  • Financial aid and scholarships available



Buffalo campus: (716) 880-2568

Rochester campus: (585) 272-0030

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High school students and transfer students who want to enroll in day classes at the Buffalo campus.

Adult and Graduate Programs

Adult learners applying to our undergraduate or graduate degree programs at either our Buffalo or Rochester campuses.

Online Programs

Adult learners applying to our online undergraduate or graduate degree programs.