Why Get a Master's in Equity & Diversity in Education?
This program is intended for educators and others who work with diverse youth and adults, especially in education or training-oriented positions. It offers advanced study on methods that serve diverse learners in the classroom and beyond, and allows educators and those in related fields to enhance their knowledge, skills and dispositions to work more effectively with individuals from various backgrounds. Multiple dimensions of human diversity are addressed through the program's course work, with special attention to gender, race/ethnicity, national origin, language, social class and exceptionality.
In addition to the relevance of this program to education, some business, government and nonprofit organizations will find this degree desirable for select positions. Further, participation in this program can benefit professionals who work in any field that serves diverse youth or adults, such as health and wellness, human resources and career counseling.