Individualized Plan of Study


If you don’t see a specific area of emphasis that fits your interests, consider the Individualized Plan of Study. With this plan, under the MA in Education, you have the opportunity to work with an academic advisor to tailor an area of emphasis that meets your particular needs.

Please see FAQs for more information.

Plans of Study

Master of Arts in Education with an Individualized Plan of Study.


Degree Candidates

  • Transcripts verifying baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or a master’s degree.

Application for Admission and Information

For complete admission information and an application visit:

Contact Us

Dr. Lisa Heaton (Program Coordinator)
Marshall University
College of Education and Professional Development
100 Angus E. Peyton Drive, South Charleston, WV 25303-1600
304-746-2026 or 1-304-696-4723 ext. 62026

Frequently Asked Questions

The ability to complete this program online depends on the classes selected to take within the individualized area of emphasis.
This plan of study does not lead to initial teacher licensure or added endorsement on an existing teaching license.
Teacher licensure is not required for admission to this plan of study. However, the program is best suited for individuals with an interest in working in education related fields.

Huntington Campus
Education Building Room 220
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755
Phone: 304-696-3131

South Charleston Campus
100 Angus E. Peyton Drive
South Charleston, WV 25303
Phone: 304-746-1992