Dr. Greg Seay
Dean of Graduate Programs
Peru State College is pleased to offer two Master of Science degree programs: Our Master of Science in Education – Curriculum & Instruction and our Master of Science in Organizational Management – Entrepreneurial & Economic Development, both offered entirely online.
You will find that our affordability is unmatched, and you pay the same tuition rate regardless of where you live – in state or not. Our curriculum is taught by instructors with expertise as practitioners and professors; we don’t just tell you how, we show you!
I believe you will find our programs to be top quality, affordable, and accessible. With a degree from Peru State College, you will receive the best return on your investment of time and money. Our graduate degree programs are completely online – from application to graduation, so apply today with Peru State College where you will have the opportunity to engage, inquire, discover, and innovate. Thank you for visiting our web site and for considering Peru State College!
Welcome to Peru State College
Peru State College is proud of its rich 140-year history providing educational and professional leadership. We led the state in educational innovation in the 1860’s and continue to do so today with our unique masters level programs. Because today’s educators, executives and community leaders must work across organizational boundaries, Peru’s online masters options provide students with a transformational education experience, fostering new professional and intellectual perspectives.
Master of Science in Education – Curriculum and Instruction
Targeted for certified teachers who wish to broaden their knowledge and skills related to instructional efficacy, the Master of Science in Education – Curriculum and Instruction (MSED) program combines practical knowledge and best practices relevant to your role as an educator. The required program core will enhance your effectiveness in developing curriculum and meeting the needs of all students through appropriate instruction and assessment techniques. Program electives will allow you to choose from our four areas of focus: classroom behavior and management, inclusionary practices and policies, instructional mastery, and instructional technology. With two formats from which to choose, regular or cohort, the Master of Science in Education (MSED) program is convenient and provides the flexibility needed for full time teachers who wish to complete a Masters degree.
Master of Science in Organizational Management – Entrepreneurial and Economic Development
Offering foundational courses in organizational management, Peru State College’s curriculum teaches management as an integrated discipline. As part of a cooperative degree between Nebraska’s state colleges, the online Master of Science in Organizational Management (MSOM) with an emphasis in Entrepreneurial and Economic Development is your opportunity to participate in a global learning experience with courses that are career-focused to challenge, engage, and help individuals execute strategies and opportunities in the marketplace. The emphasis courses in entrepreneurship and economic development will enhance your understanding of the organizational dynamics that drive creative businesses, organizations and communities.