Masters of Instructional Specialist


Emporia State University offers you an affordable and flexible degree of prestige.

The master’s in Instructional Specialist is an online program intended for the teaching practitioner in settings from early childhood through adolescence and young adulthood. You will learn to deal more effectively with diverse student learners and move from theory to best practice in the field.

Concentrations in elementary content; elementary science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM); and reading specialist are available.

•   Highly Ranked: Our program is No. 11 in the nation, making it the highest placed university in the state of Kansas in the 2015 U.S. News & World Reports rankings for Best Online Graduate Education Programs.

•   One of the Best: An education rated one of "Best Midwestern" and called “a great education at an affordable price, with a close knit faculty and students who live with a definite focus on academics,” by The Princeton Review.

•   Opportunities: As a graduate, you can work in the classroom or in reading programs, as a district or building leader, or as a literary coach, curriculum coach, or mentor.

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