Foundations of Education - Master's Degree (M.S.Ed.)

This program provides the student with a theoretical and comparative understanding of the philosophical, historical, and social foundations of education, which serves as the basis for the analysis of educational policies and controversies. The program requires the successful completion of a master’s thesis.

Information and Requirements

Foundations of Education M.S.Ed. Information and Requirements

Financial Aid

There are numerous awards and scholarships that are available for students, some specifically for teacher education. Other aid may be based on financial need, talent, or to members of particular groups. Some web sites that are available at NIU are the College of Education's Scholarship Page, the Scholarship Office, and the Financial Aid Office.


Carolyn Vander Schee, Program Coordinator