Help prepare today’s college students to address the opportunities and challenges of tomorrow with an Ed.S. in College Teaching and Learning. 

This online college teaching program explores the latest research and best practices to help you meet the diverse needs of college-level learners. Focus on practical strategies and techniques that you can immediately use to engage college students and help them learn in transformative, relevant ways—in the classroom, online, and beyond.

The Ed.S. in College Teaching and Learning emphasizes advanced scholarly knowledge and teaching practices. It is designed to complement the subject-matter qualifications you need to teach in a particular academic discipline. You may apply some of the credits you earn in this online college teaching degree toward a Walden doctoral degree.

An Education Specialist degree, sometimes referred to as a Certificate of Advanced Graduate Study (C.A.G.S.), is ideal for educators who want to remain working in the field but who would like to increase their influence and impact on their learning communities.

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Completion Requirements

  • 36 total semester credits

This program can be completed in as little as 2 years. Time to completion may vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.


Walden’s Ed.S. in College Teaching and Learning focuses on the development of scholarly teaching knowledge and skills. It does not necessarily provide individuals with all of the course credits required to teach in a particular academic discipline; therefore, additional subject-specific graduate credits may be needed. Individuals are responsible for ensuring that they meet the credentialing requirements of the institution where they want to teach. Walden makes no representation or guarantee that completion of this coursework will permit an individual to teach at a higher education institution.

Walden enrollment advisors can provide guidance on licensure issues; however, it remains the individual’s responsibility to understand and comply with all state licensure requirements. Walden makes no representation or guarantee that completion of Walden coursework or programs will permit an individual to obtain state licensure or endorsement.

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Curriculum Component  Requirements  Cost 
Courses  36 minimum semester credit hours  $850 per semester credit hour (includes course textbooks and materials) 
Capstone    $1,000 per course 
Technology Fee  per semester  $160

Tuition and fees are subject to change.

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By choosing Walden, you are choosing a rich and engaging learning experience that will complement your unique learning style. Whether you prefer text, audio, or video formats, if your course is MobileLearn®-enabled, you will be able to download and access course content offline and on the go, giving your study schedule even greater flexibility.

Find out more about what defines Walden’s Ed.S. in College Teaching and Learning in program:

Graduates of this program will be prepared to:

  1. Create effective learning environments using research-based teaching strategies that engage and support diverse learners.
  2. Design course plans, curricula, and learning activities that enable diverse learners to meet desired learning goals.
  3. Apply the skills needed to assess and provide feedback on learner performance in ways that support learning and development.
  4. Demonstrate the ability to use appropriate technologies to support learning in a variety of educational contexts.
  5. Articulate the process for development of a continuous improvement plan to impact educational practice through scholarly inquiry and reflection.
  6. Collaborate within and across departments and institutions to promote individual and societal advancement in a global context.

Walden is committed to providing the information you need to make an informed decision about where you pursue your education. Click here to find detailed information for the Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in College Teaching and Learning relating to the types of occupations this program may lead to, completion rate, program costs, and median loan debt of students who have graduated from this program.

For assistance in deciding which online degree program fits your goals, request information or speak with an enrollment advisor by calling 1-866-492-5336. A list of international toll-free phone numbers is available for students outside the United States.