Learning to Lead in a Collaborative World
In grad school, your academic experience is paramount. Elmhurst College offers a student-focused, hands-on approach. This is graduate school on your terms.
Elmhurst’s innovative graduate programs are tailored to meet the demands of the marketplace. Elmhurst offers 20-plus graduate degree and certificate programs to optimize your career objectives. You’ll develop versatile technical skills and fresh solutions to real-world challenges through project-based learning.
At Elmhurst, you will find balance between work, life and school. Faculty program directors support you every step of the way. Programs feature part-time enrollment, as well as evening and online courses.
A Great Location
Elmhurst’s campus is easily accessible from the city or suburbs, with the Metra just two blocks away from campus.
An Affordable Way to Reach Further
Contact Elmhurst to find out about financial aid opportunities that make Elmhurst among the best education values in the Midwest.
Get to know Elmhurst College
- Online synchronous
- Online asynchronous
- On campus evenings
- Traditional semester timing
- Transfer credit accepted
- Financial aid available
- Tuition reimbursement
- GI Bill certificate
- Yellow Ribbon participant
- Writing center
- Career services
- Financial aid
- Dining services
Featured Programs & Degrees
Master of Teaching in Early Childhood Education
This full-time program blends early intervention, early childhood education, special education, and English as a second language (ESL). The interdisciplinary program prepares students to work with young children and their families. This program is designed for candidates who are seeking initial Illinois licensure in early childhood education.
Get more information on the Early Childhood Education program here.
Master of Education in Early Childhood Special Education
This program is designed for candidates who are not seeking Illinois licensure, this program will prepare you to work with young children with disabilities at a critical time in their lives, when effective intervention can have a substantial positive impact.
Get more information on the Early Childhood Special Education program here.
Master of Special Education
This program is designed for experienced teachers, this program emphasizes teacher leadership within school communities and the profession, with coursework that advances teachers’ practice to enable them to provide research-based special education services in their classrooms and schools.
Get more information on the Special Education program here.
Master of Education in Teacher Leadership
This program is designed for experienced K-12 teachers who are interested in making strong changes in their school or district. Courses will cover current issues and practices as well as offer interactive projects for students to work and learn from each other on.
Get more information on the Teacher Leadership program here.