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"The courses at ACE were so affordable that I decided, what the heck, I’ll give it a try and see how it goes. I’m happy to share that I was able to graduate debt free with my master’s degree."

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"I was in a situation where cost, program options, and lifestyle fit were my top priorities. I discovered that the American College of Education fit all of my requirements."

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"I am so impressed with these assignments from American College of Education...finally something I can use in my classroom!"

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"What I learned is still relevant for my science classes. I started reading more to my students and having them write and explain questions. These two 'additives' helped my students gain higher scores on common assessments."

- Mary Tune

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"By earning an ACE master's degree, I feel more prepared to teach. My degree has prepared me to teach other educators about technology and how to integrate it into their own classrooms."

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Affordable options for your financial peace of mind

Founded by educators for educators, American College of Education is committed to providing graduate programs that are tailored to an educator’s budget. We offer high-quality, relevant instruction at a reasonable cost so you can achieve your professional goals without financial worry. 

M.Ed. Tuition Comparison

American College of Education
Western Governor's University
Walden University
Grand Canyon University
Capella University
University of Phoenix
Concordia University

*Based on information provided on each institution's website as of August 2016. Totals include tuition only  for M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction or comparable programs and do not include fees and associated expenses.


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Because American College of Education is an online-only institution, our entire focus is on providing great programs to meet your needs as a working professional.

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Recognized across the U.S.

American College of Education is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission, and several of our programs have also been granted accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC).


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Take the first step toward furthering your career by finding the program that's right for you. With respected faculty, a flexible format, and knowledge that is immediately applicable, all of our programs are designed to help you reach the next level.

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