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Following Nevada Governor Sisolak's Stay at Home directive, Touro University Nevada's remote instruction and business operations will remain in effect until at least June 30, 2020Please see the COVID-19 Information page for more information.  If you're needing assistance with K-12 tutoring, undergraduate tutoring, or other community assistance check out our Med Ready page for FREE help from Touro Nevada students.

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Master's in Education

You have three concentration choices for your Master's in Education: School Administration, Curriculum & Instruction with an Emphasis in School Counseling, or Special Education with Emphases in Applied Behavioral Analysis (ABA), Autism Spectrum Disorder, or Generalist Resource. All programs are designed for current teachers who want to impact the lives of students through counseling or establishing new procedures. 

School Administration

You will strengthen your skills as a socially-conscious, service-oriented, and transformative educational leader through the Master's in Education in School Administration cohort-based program. You will experience strategic practitioner-oriented activities focused on shared leadership, community engagement, culturally-relevant praxis, and participatory action research methodologies.

Classes for this program are held on the Touro Nevada campus. Engaging with our active and talented network of faculty at Touro Nevada will prepare you to lead and transform schools.

Curriculum & Instruction (with an emphasis in School Counseling) 

You will be prepared to meet the academic, career, personal, and social needs of a diverse K-12 student population at the completion of the Master's in Education – Curriculum and Instruction School Counseling program. Offered entirely online, with the exception of your internship, this cohort-based program is designed for busy teachers who are seeking career advancement.

Special Education (with emphases in Applied Behavioral Analysis, Autism Spectrum Disorder, and Generalist Resource) 

Take your teaching career to the next level.  A master’s degree in special education will advance your career in helping children on the spectrum reach their fullest potential. Offered entirely in the evening, this competively-priced and low student-faculty ratio is designed for busy teachers who are looking to expand their knowledge of special education. 

Added September 3 2019

The Association for Behavior Analysis International has verified the following courses toward the coursework requirements for eligibility to take the Board Certified Behavior Analyst® or Board Certified Assistant Behavior Analyst® examination. Applicants will need to meet additional requirements before they can be deemed eligible to take the examination.


Program Features


The curriculum offers a cohort-based courseload that is designed for current teachers who are busy with work and families but want to grow in their careers.

Online Courses

You will be able to complete the curriculum & instruction program online, with exception of the internship. 

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Admission Requirements

Touro Nevada was established to help address critical needs in healthcare and education, and as a resource for community service in the state of Nevada. Come be a part of our family.

Requirements Overview

    • Baccalaureate degree or higher
    • Minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 2.75 or higher
    • Demonstrate two years of teaching experience
    • Hold a valid state teaching license

Primary Application

You must complete a Touro application and submit a $75 nonrefundable application fee.

Application Requirements
Dr. Robert Askey

“We are here to help you become an even better teacher. There is no such thing as ‘spare time’ to a teacher in a classroom, so we need to make your time count.”

Dr. Robert Askey Director, School of Education | Touro Nevada
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You are joining a community of motivated and successful leaders in healthcare and education fields.

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Here For You

Your goals are supported at Touro Nevada. You can receive academic and personal support, get involved in clubs and organizations, and enjoy life in Southern Nevada.

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Technology & Facilities

Touro Nevada understands that innovation in technology and our facilities are a vital component to your success. Investment into equipment, technology, classrooms are on-going and part of Touro Nevada's commitment to students.

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Your Faculty

Your Touro Nevada faculty are more than professors. They are leaders in their respective fields. You will also be supported by staff who are dedicated to students and the university.

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