Graduate Study at KSC

Keene State College offers graduate programs in Education and Safety & Occupational Health.

EDUCATION: You can achieve your goal to become a teacher, advanced special educator, master teacher, school counselor, or principal with a little help from the experienced faculty and friendly staff at Keene State College.  Through experiential education you can discover your deeper purpose and potential to help others.  Your life experience, interests and personal goals will help us guide you, with individualized advising and support, into the program you’ve been looking for.

Keene State College has a long history of preparing exceptional teachers and educational professionals through undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, master’s and post-master’s programs.

Curriculum & Instruction – Master of Education degree (M.Ed.)

Educational Leadership – M.Ed. degree or Post-Master’s certification

School Counselor – M.Ed. degree or Post-Master’s certification

Special Education – M.Ed. degree

Post-Baccalaureate Teacher Certification Program – Includes sixteen different subjects.

SAFETY & OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH: The Master of Science: Safety and Occupational Health Applied Science (M.S.) is designed for motivated individuals who are ready to engage in a plan of study that is meaningful, relevant and demonstrates that they possess the knowledge, skills and dispositions of a seasoned professional.  The M.S. degree will help individuals improve their ability to anticipate, evaluate and control hazards within the workplace to protect the health and safety of employees.  As a result of this program, individuals will demonstrate competence in critical and creative thinking, quantitative and technological literacy, advanced management and writing skills.  These abilities are the essential tools used by confident and competent leaders in the safety and occupational health professions who initiate innovative technical solutions that are balanced with moral and ethical considerations.

Safety and Occupational Health Applied Science – Master of Science degree


A bachelor’s degree is one of the minimum requirements for admission into a graduate program.  If you need to earn a bachelor’s degree,  please consider our undergraduate programs.

Adult Learner Entrance Assistance Program – ALEAP

What do you want to teach?

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