2016-2017 Graduate Catalog
East Stroudsburg Normal School opened it doors on September 4, 1893. Today, ESU is a comprehensive university in northeastern Pennsylvania offering 58 undergraduate and 22 graduate degrees and is one of the 14 institutions in the Pennsylvania State System of Higher Education.
2016-2017 Graduate Catalog > Overview of Graduate Programs
ESU’s graduate programs prepare students for a complex, changing global society, with master’s degrees – Master of Education (M.Ed.), Master of Arts (M.A.), Master of Science (M.S.), and Masters of Public Health (M.P.H.) – in 22 fields of study.
Upon successful completion of an ESU master's degree, students will be able to:
Mastery of Specific Discipline
Professional and Ethical Behavior
Critical, Innovative, and Creative Thinking
Additionally, ESU offers the Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership and Administration.
Finally, the Graduate College, in cooperation with academic departments across the campus, offers more than 15 post-baccalaureate certification preparation programs.
The following is a current list of master’s degree, certificate of recognition, doctoral, and state and national certification preparation programs, with the ESU academic department in which they are housed:
ESU also offers a program that prepares a teacher to become a National Board Certified Teacher (NBCT), available through the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS).
This certification preparation program is coordinated by the Department of Professional and Secondary Education with assistance from the Office of Extended Learning.
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