Olivet Nazarene University believes teachers have the power to improve the lives of others while fulfilling their potential.

That’s why the School of Graduate and Continuing Studies is committed to providing the kind of education and skill development necessary to meet the demands of today’s educational environment.

Our programs are relevant, current, and designed to meet the needs of the adult learner.

Olivet provides master’s degree and certificate programs in several areas to help existing teachers sharpen their skills and advance their careers. 

Featured Degree Program

Master of Arts: Curriculum and Instruction

Today's teachers lead busy lives. Olivet's Online Master of Arts in Education: Curriculum and Instruction (CIED) program is tailored to meet the needs of adult learners. Highly qualified faculty members teach the sequenced courses throughout the program utilizing technology as the means for communication, collaboration, and instruction. This program provides practicing teachers with tools to assist Pre-Kindergarten through 12th grade students in adapting to the rapid social and economic changes occurring in our Information-Age society.

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Second Most Spoken Languages

The Second Most Spoken Languages Around the World

April 07, 2015

The most spoken language in any country is often obvious; usually, it’s the official language of the country.

Faculty Spotlight

Roxanne Forgrave, EdD

A professor for both undergraduate and graduate education courses at Olivet, Dr. Forgrave joined...Read More