Description of the Program

Master of Education is a postgraduate program for those who wish to study a particular field in education, acquire a general theoretical background for understanding past and future field experiences, develop skills for use in professional work in education.

Concentration
  • Educational Foundations

The program is designed to cater for courses in four related areas of specialization as follows: History of Education, Sociology of Education, Philosophy of Education and Comparative Education.

  • Educational Administration

The program is designed to cater for courses in four related areas of specialization as follows: Educational Administration, Educational Planning, Educational Economics and Curriculum Development Studies.

  • Educational Sciences

The program caters for course in four related areas of specialization as follows: Educational Health, Educational Psychology, Guidance and counseling and Special needs in Education.

  • Educational Research

The program is designed to cater for the following concentration: Educational Research.

Early Childhood Education and Development Studies

The program is mainly designed to cater for specialization in Early childhood Education and Development Studies.

  • Educational Psychology

Special Needs Education (Eldoret Only)

Christians Religious Education (Eldoret & Kisii Only)

Admission Requirements

2nd class Honours,Upper Division or GPA of 2.7
Or
2nd class Honours Lower Division or GPA of 2.5 with relevant work experience of at least 2 years.

Applicants without BED should have a post graduate diploma in education

No. of Units for one to graduate18 Units
Duration of the Program
  • 6 Trimesters or 2 Years
Mode of Study

Distance Learning

Modular

Part Time

Locations where the program is offered
  • Main Campus
  • Nairobi Campus
Next Intake
  • Part Time and Distance Learning – January, May and September
  • Schoool Based – April, August, November
Fee Structure

Fee Structure- 2015- Modular Programs

Fee Structure- 2017- DL

School or Department which program is offered under

Education Department