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M.Ed. in Human Services

Director's Welcome & M.Ed. Overview

Drury University's Master in Education degree with Emphasis in Human Services is a remarkably flexible graduate degree. With 18 credit hours of electives coupled with Drury's strong interdisciplinary tradition, students can tailor their academic journey to their unique professional needs and goals. The core courses ensure a robust study of educational concepts that can be applied to a wide variety of careers in which people are learning, being mentored, trained, or otherwise counseled. This degree is a superb choice for the fields of social work, caregivers, community leaders, law enforcement, coaches, human resources, professional trainers, and more.

Required Core Courses (18 hours):

SCI 621*: Educational Technology
EDUC 605: Advanced Educational Psychology & Assessment
EDUC 621: Social Justice and Diversity in Education
HFA 656: Academic Writing and Digital Literacy
EDUC 689**: Introduction to Educational Research
EDUC 700**: Capstone Seminar

* Must be taken within the first two semesters.
**must be taken in last 9 hours of program

Courses Required in Emphasis (18 hours). Choose six courses:

Human Services Electives