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Graduate School of Education


Master of Education Programs

Addressing California’s and the nation’s urgent educational needs is the focus of the Master of Education degrees offered at the Graduate School of Education at UCR. If you have a passion for applying the latest and best educational research findings, or enhancing education for an increasingly diverse student population, our M.Ed. programs offer many ways for you to make a difference. You can choose to earn a master's of education degree in the following specializations: Applied Behavior Analysis; Diversity and Equity; and Higher Education and Policy. GRE scores are not required for these professional programs.

For information about M.Ed. + Credential Programs visit our Teacher Education program here.

Estimated Program Cost

M.Ed. Specializations


Choose from one of the following specializations.


Program Overview

Part or full-time study

In-person, seminar style classes

Main campus - Riverside

Most classes meet 4-7pm

Financial Aid

Federal or private loans for domestic students

Department funding


Take advantage of research opportunities with award-winning faculty

Explore the array of research interests and centers

Alumni Spotlight

Sierra Andrew

Sierra Andrew, M.Ed., Diversity and Equity '18

"My experience in GSOE allowed me to think critically about my role in the future of global education. I believe that I am now better equipped to serve students of various demographic backgrounds."