Master of Education (MEd)

The mission of the Education Division of Chaminade University is to foster the professional development of teachers and educational leaders through programs based in the liberal arts tradition, Catholic Marianist values, current research, and best practice.

The Master of Education programs provide advanced training for experienced educators in five areas: Instructional Leadership, Educational Leadership, Child Development, Montessori Emphasis, and Montessori Credential. All programs are aligned with state and professional standards appropriate to the field of study.


The Montessori Credential program is accredited by the Montessori Accreditation Council of Teacher Education (MACTE) and is affiliated with the American Montessori Society (AMS).



MEd-Instructional Leadership

MEd-Child Development

MEd-Montessori Emphasis

Med-Teacher Leader

MEd-Teach for America (special cohort)

Campus- Based

MEd-Educational Leadership (special cohort)

MEd-Early Childhood Education with Montessori Credential

MEd-Catholic School Leadership Program (special cohort)

Phone Number: (808) 739-4684
Fax Number: (808) 739-4607