About the Program

Program Format

With program requirements and class times tailored to the working adult, APU’s School of Education programs fit your schedule.

  • Classes meet one night a week for nine weeks.
  • Each class lasts approximately four hours.
  • Students should not take more than two courses (6 units) per term.
  • It takes most working individuals 18–24 months to finish the program, depending on requirements.
  • Six-week summer sessions are available.

Our Students

Aspiring and veteran educators from a variety of backgrounds pursue their graduate degree at APU. Most are adult students seeking to enhance their professional development, while others enter the program as a step toward a career change. Small class sizes increase opportunity for individual attention from expert faculty, making the education experience both relevant and personal.

Note: This information is current for the 2014–15 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.