SRU online master’s degree in secondary education: English ranked among nation’s best


Noth Hall

April 2, 2019

SLIPPERY ROCK, Pa. — Slippery Rock University has been recognized as having one of the country's best online master's degrees in secondary education: English by SRU ranked No. 5 out of 20 institutions., whose mission is "to provide an independent and thoroughly researched voice on the best online courses" compiled the rankings utilizing the following factors:

• Hourly tuition rate
• US News & World Report graduate English program rankings
• Student-to-faculty ratio
• Number of bachelor's degrees offered
• Graduation rate
• Application fee

SRU's program includes a basic teaching track and an advanced teaching track. The basic track is for individuals who possess a bachelor's degree and appropriate coursework in English but do not hold a teacher certification. Successful completion of the program will lead to a master's degree with state certification. The advanced track is for individuals who already possess teacher certification in English.

To learn more about the program, click here.

To see the complete rankings, click here.

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