Veteran Faculty: Our faculty have extensive experience in the classroom and are active as researchers, clinicians, and leaders in the field of education.
Quality Education: Our curriculum is aligned with professional standards and meets all the requirements for national approvals by the Council for Accreditation for Educator Preparation (CAEP), approved by the South Carolina Department of Education. You will be qualified for certification reciprocity with many other states.
Action Research Opportunities: Our students conduct independent research in their own classrooms and schools throughout the school year. Recent research projects included topics such as “Does listening to music increase student achievement?” and “What is the best grouping configuration for students?”
Convenience: Converse’s M.Ed. in Advanced Studies offered 100% online, allowing you to achieve your academic and career goals on your schedule. Many students complete the program easily within a two-year time period.
Degree Prestige and Value: Since 1890, Converse College has provided students with education rooted in the liberal arts. Converse College graduates are principled and productive citizens capable of creative thinking and problem solving.