Master of Arts in Education


The following resources will provide information and clarity to various requirements of the MAE program.


PDF iconGuidelines for Writing the Application (Essays) Narrative and for Scholarly Writing

PDF iconApplication for Admission Essays (three) and Directions for the Master of Arts in Education program

PDF iconPhilosophy of Education  Paper Rubric

PDF iconProfessional Development Paper Rubric

PDF iconApplication for Teaching Standards Paper Rubric


Graduate Tuition: $380 per credit tuition plus $10 per credit resource fee for the 2018-2019 academic year. 

Financial Aid Information: Financial aid is available for the MAE program. Contact the Financial Aid Office for additional information. 

Apply to the Master of Arts in Education program: click on the "Apply Now" tab on the left of this page. All students who intend to register for courses must be accepted into the program prior to registering for courses.

Register for Courses: New students will be assisted with registration for the first semester by the Graduate Education Advisor. Returning students should register online via VitNet. Courses with less than a minimum of 10 students registered are subject to cancellation. 

Wisconsin Contact Information:

Susan Hughes, Program Specialist and Wisconsin Student Advisor, for program information or application questions: 608-796-3394 or 

Iowa Contact Information:

Michael Gonzalez,
 Director, Partnership Development and Site Coordinator, 4949 Westown Prkwy Suite 195, West Des Moines, IA 50266  Phone: 515-224-4811 or 1-888-235-2200  Email:

Carol Page, Iowa Educational Leadership Program Specialist/Iowa Student Advisor, or 515-224-4811 or 1-888-235-2200