Master of Arts in Education Online MAEd, Trauma-Informed Practices

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Become A Teacher Leader

MAEd, Trauma-Informed Practices

The Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) program prepares you to become a Teacher Leader in Trauma-Informed Practices Education.

  • Master’s degree at end of program
  • Summer cohort start
  • Four semesters
  • 30 credit hours (10 courses)
  • Online and asynchronous
  • No GRE required

Cognate-Only, Trauma-Informed Practices

The Trauma-Informed Practices Education cognate-only program prepares educators to address essential components of trauma-informed practices, classrooms, schools and professional leadership.

  • 12 credit hours (4 courses)
  • The first course is offered each summer
  • One course is taken per semester
  • Rolling application deadline
  • No GRE exam required
  • 100% online and asynchronous

Career Pathways

  • Expert Teacher in Trauma-Informed Practices
  • Trauma-Informed Practices Educator
  • Instructional Coach
  • Informal Educator
  • Curriculum Coordinator
  • Curriculum Developer
  • Expert Counselor
  • Expert Social Worker


All initial and advanced-level teacher education programs at Bellarmine University's Annsley Frazier Thornton School of Education are recognized by the Kentucky Education Professional Standards Board, and are fully accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.

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Contact Information

Rosie Young, Ed.D.
Chair, Advanced Education, Graduate Programs

For more information, call 502.272.7100 or email your questions to