Graduate Programs in Education

Jan. 20 Term Start
Academic Advisor

Sister Margaret Anne Dougherty, RSM, Ph.D.
Coordinator, Graduate Programs in Education



Admissions Staff

Kelly Burr, M.Ed
Coordinator of Graduate Admissions & Student Services
School of Graduate and Adult Education

   540 Upland Avenue
   Reading, PA 19611
   Phone: 610-796-8296
   Fax: 610-796-8367

Cynthia Mensch
Director, Alvernia University
Schuylkill Center

   1544 Route 61 Hwy S. Suite 6190
   Pottsville, PA 17901

Dana Baker
Director of Philadelphia Center
School of Graduate and Adult Education

   1355 West Cheltenham Avenue
   Melrose Park, PA 19027

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Your Goals. Your Interests. Your Degree.

Ready to become a leader in school transformation? Concerned about closing the achievement gaps in today's complex world of standardized accountability? Want to transfer your skills to the education environment? If you're ready to be a leader in education, consider one of the Dual Master of Education with Teaching Certification program. You can complete your Master of Education with one of the four different certifications below.

The school offers the Program in Urban Education leading to a Master of Education degree with the following certification options:

Ready to take the next step? View the curriculum and courses required for each teaching certification program above, learn more about our admission process, or request more information.

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Student Profile
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Steph Snavely, M.Ed. ’10

“The M.Ed. program at Alvernia University has provided an academically challenging experience which is relevant to my career as a teacher.”

Sheila Nolt, M.Ed. ’09

“Alvernia University has challenged and broadened my views on education. People have been extremely helpful and friendly, unlike other institutions I attended in the past. It has a personal touch.”