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Master's in Education – Teacher Leadership: Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction

If you want to make a greater impact in the field of education, consider the M.Ed. Teacher Leadership: Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction at Indiana Wesleyan University. With this Master’s in Teacher Leadership program, you can learn the skills to thrive in leadership and administrative roles. In less than two years, you develop a greater understanding of culturally responsive teaching, along with the ability to lead positive organizational change in academic environments. With this flexible Master’s in Education online program, you can become proficient in designing curriculum, conducting accurate student assessments, and delivering effective teaching methods that produce desired learning outcomes.

Why Pursue My M.Ed. in Teacher Leadership Online at IWU?

There are several benefits to earning your master’s in education online at IWU. We provide all students accredited programs supplemented by a full system of student services. From tech support to tutoring, and full-time chaplains to all our students, we do everything we can to help you succeed in your education. Our Christian faculty teach from the same biblical worldview valued on our campus, so that students can implement these principles in a fulfilling career. Plus, we lock in the rate of your tuition once you start the program. This eliminates the worry of unexpected cost increases once you start classes.

What Will I Learn in This M.Ed. in Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction Program?

The MEd in Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction program at IWU prepares students for careers focused on creating effective curriculum and delivering high standards of education to diverse classrooms of students. Students will engage in interactive online coursework and enjoy 1:1 faculty support. Course topics include advanced curriculum design, craft of teaching, research, advanced assessment, and more. 

What Makes IWU Different?

Education Pioneer

IWU has provided on-campus education for more than 100 years.

Rooted in Christ

Faith-integrated curriculum and a commitment to changing the world.

Superior Support

Center for Student Success for counseling, tutoring, and more!

Tuition & Aid

33 Credit Hours


$499/ Credit Hour

Financial aid is available in the form of grants, loans, scholarships, veterans’ benefits, and employer reimbursement.

Financial AidTuition Info

Applicable fees for resources and services will be assessed throughout the program. Tuition and fees for prerequisites and required elective courses are in addition to the charges shown on the program cost sheet. Your tuition rate will remain the same as long as you remain continuously enrolled in the same program. Cost sheets may be requested from an enrollment counselor by calling 866.498.4968 or emailing
What You Will Study in This M.Ed. in Teacher Leadership Program

The curriculum for this Master’s in Teacher Leadership covers how to:

  • Analyze and implement changes in curriculum, assessment, and instruction in a variety of academic settings
  • Apply research practices to improve student outcomes
  • Pursue collaborative initiatives with staff, families, and communities impacted by your school
  • Lead and manage improvements in the student experience and your organization
  • Promote appropriate methods of student assessment to drive positive change and elevate student success
  • Integrate biblical principles into a virtuous career in education

After Graduation
Potential Careers

  • P-12 Classroom Teacher
  • P-12 Teacher Coach
  • Education Service Agency Specialist

Work in Various Industries

  • Industry

Program Requirements
  • A baccalaureate or graduate degree from a college or university that is accredited by an accrediting agency recognized by both the U.S. Department of Education (ED) and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) verified on original transcripts sent by the institution directly to Indiana Wesleyan University. Transcripts from foreign institutions may need to be sent to an outside agency for evaluation and determination of transferable credits, degrees, and GPA. If this outside review is necessary, students are responsible for the initiation of this evaluation and for any fees incurred during the process.
  • An undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher from the baccalaureate degree granting institution at which at least of minimum of 30 hours was completed.
  • Candidates Need:
    • A valid (but not necessarily current) state teacher’s license, or a valid (but not necessarily current) temporary, standard, or professional teaching license/certificate from another recognized accreditation body (e.g., Association of Christian Schools International), or an official letter from a school administrator confirming employment as a teacher of record.
    • At least one year (i.e., a minimum of one semester and one day) of teaching experience from an approved and accredited public, private, or parochial P-12 school in the United States or abroad.
    • Supporting documentation demonstrating access to a P-12 classroom.
  • Successful completion of the M.Ed. curriculum.
  • Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or above in all graduate work and a minimum grade of "B-" in each course.
  • Successful completion of admission, mid-program review, and program completion gateways.
  • Payment of all tuition and fees is required to receive a diploma.
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Indiana Wesleyan University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC),, 312-263-0456. Other accreditations and associations of Indiana Wesleyan University are available at

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