2019 Best Online Master's in Elementary Education Programs

This list highlights schools, all of which offer affordable online master's in elementary education programs. There are schools with tuitions under $10,000. has a notably low tuition of and a median salary of , earning it # on our list. has an impressive median salary of , ranking #.

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2019 Online Master's Degree in Elementary Education Ranking Details

Online Master's in Elementary Education Overview

Program Requirements

Online master's programs usually take around two years to complete. Admission to a master's program will require a bachelor's degree, though it does not necessarily have to be in education. Tuition rates will vary depending on the program, but programs can be found for under $10,000 a year.


Classes that students might take during their studies include Foundations of Exceptionality, Curriculum Fundamentals, Teaching Mathematics, The Diverse Elementary Classroom, Legal, Regulatory, Educational Standards, and Ethics, and Principles of Behavior Management. Student teaching may also be required.

After completing a master's program in elementary education and completing any additional requirements by their state to gain licensure, graduates will be ready to start working in elementary school classrooms.

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