Mississippi College

Earn your business education degree

Have you ever considered who teaches the business courses at the secondary level or community college? These leaders should have educational leadership training that serves to prepare them for leadership positions in schools and colleges in Mississippi and across the nation.

We offer more than the traditional education degree in Mississippi College’s Master of Education department. Among the tracks you can choose from is the Master of Business Education, a unique educational leadership prep program that provides an innovative perspective on the six dimensions of leadership:

  • Personal/interpersonal
  • Instructional
  • Organizational
  • Resource
  • Political
  • Informational

When you enroll in one of the most unique education programs in Mississippi, our Master of Business Education instructors will help you on your path to becoming an engaging, knowledgeable instructor in your own right.

Choose your focus

To gain admission to the business track of the Master of Education program, students must have a Bachelor’s degree and must have earned 24 undergraduate hours in business administration, economics, business technology, accounting or a combination. 

Earning this Master’s degree requires a minimum 18 semester hours of graduate work in management information systems or business administration, plus 6 hours in two core courses: Research – Methods and Procedures and Curriculum Development. Additionally, students will be required to choose 6 semester hours (2 courses) from the following elective core courses:

  • Advanced Child Development
  • Classroom Management
  • Current Methodology in Elem. Ed.
  • Current Methodology in Sec. Ed.
  • Technology in Education
  • Community and Media Relations
  • Tests and Measurements
  • History of Education in the U.S.
  • Comparative Philosophies of Edu.
  • Advanced Developmental Psychology
  • Helping Relationship (Methods & Techniques Used in Counseling)

The MC experience

If you’re a working adult with multiple responsibilities, not all colleges in Mississippi make education easy for you. At Mississippi College, we understand that children, jobs, school activities and more can become overwhelming. Leadership programs offer educators the ability to utilize day courses during the summer and evening courses during the fall and spring semesters.

If you are interested in education programs in Mississippi, contact Mississippi College today and speak with an admissions representative who is ready to answer your questions.

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