ASU's online Educational Studies program qualifies graduates for a variety of career paths working to educate individuals in nonprofit or government organizations, private educational or recreational settings, or as entrepreneurs in a variety of learning environments.

ASU Online offers start dates every 7.5 weeks.
Class number may be less for transfer students.
Required number of credits to complete this degree.

Graduates of the ASU Online Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College receive best-in-class preparation that will enable them to thrive in their careers and play a vital role in improving the educational experience and outcomes of children, youth and adults.

The ASU Online Bachelor of Arts in Education for educational studies is not a teacher certification program. The online program embraces the view that teaching happens not only in schools but in a variety of contexts that includes the workplace, community institutions, civic organizations or businesses.

The program provides a strong general foundation in education through online research and discussion of current issues in education, educational psychology, human development and community-based educational opportunities.

Students are provided the opportunity to explore learning opportunities within their own community and to develop as leaders and advocates for children, youth or adults.

Please note: the program does not lead to teacher certification.

Students have the option to choose a concentration:

Learn online from one of the best education colleges in the world

Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College brings people and ideas together to increase the innovation capabilities of individual educators, schools and organizations, districts, and communities. We know educators are the startup engines of individual minds and society.

ASU is ranked No. 11 in the world in the subject area of education according to the Academic Ranking of World Universities. MLFTC is ranked #16 according to the US News and World Report 2020 survey of graduate colleges of education in the US.

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Next Start Date:

10/16/2019
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Faculty

The faculty of Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College creates knowledge by drawing on a range of academic disciplines including cognitive science, sociology and psychology, gaining insight into important questions about student experience and outcomes. The faculty is committed to connecting research to schools and other learning environments. Our teacher and leadership preparation programs combine scholarly rigor with practical application.

Program Summary

Total Hours:

120

Upper Division Hours:

45

Major GPA:

2.0

Cumulative GPA:

2.0

Total Hours at ASU:

30

Related Careers

Graduates with an ASU Online Bachelor of Arts in Education for educational studies have career opportunities illustrated in the following list. Career examples include but are not limited to:

Example Careers

  • Coach
  • College program director
  • GED Instructor
  • School director, principal
  • Online learning coordinator
  • Instructional designer
  • Tutor

Requirements

All students are required to meet general university admission requirements.

Freshman | Transfer | International | Readmission

Some programs may have additional requirements for admission.

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