USC Rossier offers online graduate programs for aspiring educators and organizational leaders who are ready to take the next step in their careers. Discover which online program meets your career goals.
Master of Education in School Counseling
The ME in School Counseling program prepares educators to make a difference in the lives of students as K–12 school counselors. The curriculum explores holistic approaches to school counseling and considers the socio-emotional factors that contribute to academic success. The program also prepares students to pursue their credential as a school counselor.
The MAT program is designed for aspiring teachers who want to meet the unique needs of students in 21st-century classrooms. The program includes the option to earn a Special Education credential or a Gifted Education certificate and can be completed in as little as one year. This program also prepares candidates to pursue their teaching credential.
Master of Arts in Teaching – Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages
The MAT – TESOL program allows current and aspiring educators to work with students whose native language is not English. Graduates emerge from the program prepared to work in a range of settings, both in the United States and abroad. The program can be completed in as little as one year, and prepares candidates to pursue their teaching credential.
Doctor of Education in Organizational Change and Leadership
The EdD is a doctorate-level program for current and emerging leaders who wish to lead organizational change in schools and other organizations. Coursework explores strategies for driving systemic change that has a lasting positive effect on individuals and organizations. The EdD program can be completed while working full time, and applicants are not required to have a master's degree.
Master of Education in Enrollment Management and Policy
The Master of Education in Enrollment Management and Policy (EMP) program prepares students to lead efforts in admission, enrollment, financial aid, orientation, student retention and strategic enrollment planning at colleges, universities and private preparatory schools. Students in the program learn from respected enrollment leaders in the field, and can complete the program while remaining fully employed.
Master of Education in Learning Design and Technology
The Master of Education in Learning Design and Technology (LDT) program prepares students for careers in educational program design, online learning, corporate training, performance assessment, instructional design and evaluation, and educational program management. Students in the program gain the skills to significantly improve learning and performance outcomes in their organizations.
Doctor of Education (EdD) in Educational Leadership: K-12 Concentration
The online EdD in Educational Leadership is for professionals who wish to lead high-performing schools or districts in K-12 settings. The program can be completed while working full time. Applicants are required to have a master’s degree, a minimum of three years of relevant work experience and leadership experience.