UMass Lowell's Master of Education Degree in Curriculum and Instruction is now available entirely online. Offered through the University's School of Education, the program is designed for experienced teachers who are interested in broadening their professional knowledge and obtaining a graduate-level degree that will allow them to enhance the teaching and the curriculum development process within their school system.

This online M.Ed. program provides experienced practitioners with a broad understanding of curriculum development and an in-depth examination of new instructional techniques. By analyzing contemporary practices and theories relating to knowledge acquisition, graduates of this program are better prepared to enhance student learning and make significant contributions to the overall improvement of their schools.

Program Highlights:

  • Named a Top Online Graduate Education Program by U.S. News & World Report
  • Outstanding faculty
  • Flexibility and convenience

Learn More About This Program:
A great way to experience the Master of Education Degree in Curriculum and Instruction is to try a course or two. For more information, visit UMass Lowell's Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction, M.Ed webpage or complete the request form .

Sample a Course

Type of Fee Amount
Fee Per Credit $470
Registration Fee Per Semester $30
Returned Check Fee Per Semester* $30
Graduate Application Fee $50
Late Fee for Nonpayment $50
Total For Course** $1,440 ($470 x 3 credits = $1,410 + $30 registration fee per semester)

*Applicable when check is returned unpaid.

**Courses can vary from one to six credits; this total represents a standard three-credit course.

For additional registration information, visit UMass Lowell's website.


The University of Massachusetts Lowell is accredited by the New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE).


For information about UMass Lowell's graduate admissions process, visit https://www.uml.edu/grad/.

Financial Aid: 

Availability of financial aid varies depending on matriculation and course status. Please contact the Solution Center at 978-934-2000 or TSC@uml.edu to determine eligibility.