Graduate Programs

The following are graduate programs offered by the College of Education and Human Development at Western Michigan University. Graduate advisors are located in the departments.

graduate Certificates

  • Professional Workforce Educator: Website
  • Qualitative Research Methods: Website
  • School Counseling: Website
  • School Administrator: Central Office Endorsement: Website
  • Teacher Development: Website
  • Youth and Community Development: Website 

Master's degrees

  • Counseling Psychology, M.A.: Website 
  • Counselor Education, M.A.: Website 
    • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
    • Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling
    • Rehabilitation Counseling
    • School Counseling
  • Educational Leadership, M.A.: Website 
    • Educational and Global Leadership: Website 
    • Higher Education and Student Affairs Leadership: Website | Flyer
    • K-12 Principal and Interscholastic Athletic Administration: Website 
    • K-12 School Principal Leadership: Website 
  • Educational and Instructional Technology, M.A.: Website | Flyer
  • Evaluation, Measurement and Research, M.A.: Website | Flyer
  • Exercise Science, M.S.: Website | Flyer
  • Family and Consumer Sciences, M.A.: Website 
    • Accelerated Graduate Degree: Website 
    • Child Life: Website
    • Family Life Education: Website 
    • Family Science and Services
    • Textile and Apparel Studies: Website 
    • Youth and Community Development: Website
  • Literacy Studies, M.A.: Website | Flyer
  • Nutrition and Dietetics, M.S.: Website 
  • Organizational Change Leadership, M.A.: Website | Flyer
  • Physical Education, M.A.
    • Pedagogy Concentration (admission currently suspended): Website 
    • Adapted Physical Education Concentration: Website | Flyer
  • Special Education, M.A.: Website | Flyer
    • Administration (admission currently suspended)
    • Clinical Teacher
    • Initial Teaching Certification
    • Master Teacher
  • Sports Coaching, M.A.: Website | Flyer
  • Sport Management, M.A.: Website | Flyer
  • Teaching, M.A.
  • Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages, M.A.: Website | Flyer
  • Teaching, Learning and Educational Studies, M.A.: Website 
    • Curriculum and Instruction
    • Early Childhood Education: Website 
    • Educational Foundations: Website 
    • Teacher Leader: Website 
  • Workforce Education and Development, M.A.: Website 

Specialist in education

  • Educational Leadership, Ed.S.: Website 

Doctoral degrees

  • Counseling Psychology, Ph.D. : Website 
  • Counselor Education, Ph.D.: Website 
  • Education and Human Development, Ph.D.: Website 
  • Educational Leadership, Ph.D.: Website 
  • Evaluation (Interdisciplinary), Ph.D.: Website 
  • Evaluation, Measurement and Research, Ph.D.: Website | Flyer
  • Special Education, Ed.D.: Website