CSC’s Master of Education (MEd) degree is accredited by National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) now known as CAEP. The MEd degree is designed for individuals holding an initial teaching certificate at either the baccalaureate or master level. Teaching certificates from the State of Nebraska are at one of the following levels:
- Initial, valid for five years.
- Standard, renewable every seven years.
- Professional, renewable every ten years and is NOT required for continued endorsement.
The following programs will normally entitle recipients to be certified at the professional level for positions in teaching and/or administration. A degree in teacher education, which included student teaching, is a requirement for Nebraska Certification.