Pursue Your Passion for Lifelong Learning
Are you committed to improving the education system in a challenging time? Collaborate with adult learners, leaders, and scholars like you in the College of Education at Trident University and lead the charge for change.
The EdActive™ Learning Approach will sharpen your critical thinking and prepare you to become a leader in a variety of both traditional and nontraditional education settings.
Our 100% online academic programs fit your busy lifestyle while providing the quality of education you expect and deserve. College of Education degree programs include:
- The goal of the Master of Arts in Education (MAED) program is to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed for ethical and effective leadership careers in the field of education, staff development, and training. The MAED degree offers the following concentrations: adult education and training, athletics administration, aviation education, curriculum and instruction, early childhood education, elementary/secondary education leadership and administration, higher education leadership and administration, and K12 online teaching and learning.
- The online Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership is designed for current and emerging leaders, both in traditional and non-traditional educational environments who are looking to lead complex learning organizations. These leaders include individuals who currently hold or are seeking leadership positions within colleges and universities, educators in non-traditional K-12 environments, and professionals in various non-profit and government settings.
- The Ed.D. Degree Completion program is designed to help students who started a doctoral program at another institution, but for one reason or another, were unable to complete their program and are seeking another university where they can complete their doctoral program.
- Trident's Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Educational Leadership is committed to developing new leaders who respond and transform schools into active and effective learning communities, while nurturing the abilities of others toward a vision of excellence for every student demographic group. The Ph.D. EL degree program offers the following concentrations: educational technology, health education, higher educational leadership, and teaching, learning and development.
Faces of Trident
Meet Kathryn Crowell-Grate, Trident MAED alumna. Read more about Kathryn’s journey.
Helpful Resources & Quick Links
These resources are provided in order to assist students with understanding the cost of attending Trident and the types of financial aid available.
Scholarships & Grants
We understand the unique challenges facing adult learners like you and encourage students to apply for our scholarships and grants.