Upcoming Education Graduate Program Events

Learn about one of the leading teacher education programs of the greater Washington, D.C. area at an upcoming information session.

Education Graduate Programs
Administration & Supervision (M.Ed., focus on Catholic School Leadership)
Curriculum and Instruction (M.Ed.)
Elementary Education (M.Ed.)
Secondary Education (M.Ed.)
Special Education: General Curriculum (M.Ed.)

Graduate Programs Open House

Saturday, March 2, at 10 a.m.

Ballston Center, Auditorium
1000 North Glebe Road
Arlington, VA 22201

The Graduate Programs Open House is our premier in-person event where we welcome prospective graduate students to learn about all of our Graduate Programs with a resource fair from various campus representatives. All graduate programs from the various schools are represented including: School of Business and Technology, School of Design, Arts, & Humanities, Malek School of Health Professions, and the School of Sciences, Mathematics, and Education.

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Prospective Student Classroom Visits

Monday, March 18 - Friday, March 22


Explore the graduate school options available to you at Marymount University! Get a live preview of our graduate programs, ask questions in break-out sessions unique to each graduate program, and meet award- winning faculty and representatives from Financial Aid, Admissions, and Career Services.

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Drop-in or Schedule an Appointment!


Contact Paige, our Education Graduate Enrollment Coordinator, for questions about graduate programs, applying, or financial aid.

The education world is always in need of good teachers, administrators, and curriculum and policy developers. Getting your M.Ed. can put you on the path to all of those positions and more.

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Administration & Supervision (M.Ed., Catholic School Leadership focus)

This program is designed to prepare students worldwide for school administration in Catholic schools, as well as public or private schools.


  • Flexible online program.
  • Courses designed to to help participants grow in their spirituality and leadership abilities.
  • Approved by the VA Department of Education for licensure with an endorsement in Administration and Supervision PK-12.

Curriculum and Instruction (M.Ed.)

Designed for students who are not seeking a teaching licensure, participants of this program may be practicing teachers, education professionals, museum professionals, or government workers.


  • Designed for students with experience in either health care or business.
  • Prepares students to become hospital administrators, managed care coordinators, financial/operational managers in health care facilities, and related positions.

Elementary Education (M.Ed.)

Designed for those with a strong liberal arts undergraduate or graduate degree, this program equips students to earn their licensure to teach in the elementary setting (grades PK-6).


  • Classes offered at Marymount's Main Campus in Arlington 
  • We offer a weekend cohort format which partners with local schools.

Secondary Education (M.Ed.)

This program is targeted at individuals who already have a B.A. or B.S. in any of the following content areas:


  • Biology, chemistry, computer science, earth science
  • English, history and social science
  • Mathematics or physics

Special Education: General Curriculum (M.Ed.)

The M.Ed in special education is designed for those who wish to earn licensure and teach children with special education needs in a K-12 classroom setting.


  • This program is available through Marymount’s Professional Development Schools (PDS) partnership with Fairfax county public schools.

Certificate Programs

The STEM, Special Education, and English as a Second Language certificates prepare and support both prospective and in-service teachers seeking to gain additional knowledge and skills in order to be better able to serve K-12 students.


  • Each certificate is comprised of 5 courses at 3 credits each.
  • Any individual may complete one of these specific course sequences in order to earn a certificate