Dean of Graduate Programs
Peru State College is pleased to offer two Master of Science degree programs: Our
Master of Science in Education - Curriculum & Instruction and our Master of Science
in Organizational Management - Entrepreneurial & Economic Development, both offered
You will find that our affordability is unmatched, and you pay the same tuition rate regardless of where you live - in state or not. Our curriculum is taught by instructors with expertise as practitioners and professors; we do not just tell you how, we show you!
I believe you will find our programs to be top quality, affordable, and accessible. With a degree from Peru State College, you will receive the best return on your investment of time and money. Our graduate degree programs are completely online - from application to graduation, so apply today with Peru State College where you will experience the Bobcat traditions of Pride, Excellence, Resiliency and Unity. Thank you for visiting our web site and for considering Peru State College!
Peru State College is proud of its rich 150 plus year history providing educational
and professional leadership. We led the state in educational innovation in the 1860’s
and continue to do so today with our unique masters level programs. Because today’s
educators, executives and community leaders must work across organizational boundaries,
Peru’s online masters options provide students with a transformational education experience,
fostering new professional and intellectual perspectives.
Master of Science in Education – Curriculum and Instruction
Targeted for certified teachers who wish to broaden their knowledge and skills related
to instructional efficacy, the Master of Science in Education - Curriculum and Instruction
(MSED) program combines practical knowledge and best practices relevant to your role
as an educator. The required program core will enhance your effectiveness in developing
curriculum and meeting the needs of all students through appropriate instruction and
assessment techniques. Program electives will allow you to choose from our four areas
of focus: classroom behavior and management, inclusionary practices and policies,
instructional mastery, and instructional technology. With two formats from which
to choose, regular or cohort, the Master of Science in Education (MSED) program is convenient and provides the flexibility needed for full time teachers who wish
to complete a Masters degree.
Master of Science in Organizational Management – Entrepreneurial and Economic Development
Offering foundational courses in organizational management, Peru State College’s curriculum
teaches management as an integrated discipline. As part of a cooperative degree between
Nebraska’s state colleges, the online Master of Science in Organizational Management (MSOM) with an emphasis in Entrepreneurial and Economic Development is your opportunity
to participate in a global learning experience with courses that are career-focused
to challenge, engage, and help individuals execute strategies and opportunities in
the marketplace. The emphasis courses in entrepreneurship and economic development
will enhance your understanding of the organizational dynamics that drive creative
businesses, organizations and communities.
Dr. Greg Seay, EdD, MBA, MAEd
Dean of Graduate Programs