Medical Education (Curriculum & Instruction)

A class learning among medical equipment


Our programs are designed to address your unique needs as a health care professional who wants to develop advanced teaching skills and gain knowledge that has a direct impact on your daily activities. This practical program will provide you with contemporary knowledge in educational theory, effective instructional techniques and educational research.

Our program is well suited for:

  • academic and research faculty and other medical professionals involved with rigorous evaluation of curricula, educational research, and scholarship
  • physicians, administrators, and other health care professionals directly involved with teaching residents, medical and nursing students, and fellows
  • fellows interested in education who would like an advanced degree alternative to the traditional MPH and MS graduate degrees
  • medical and healthcare professionals invested in curriculum development and program evaluation

Program Objectives

Achieve success as a medical educator, scholar, and leader and earn an advanced degree with the convenience and flexibility of online learning.

Educator: Our rigorous, relevant curriculum, focused on the practical application of theoretical constructs of teaching and learning, develops you as an educator with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes you need to provide highly effective instruction to learners across the medical education continuum.

Scholar: Educators have the ability and the responsibility to plan, conduct, evaluate, and disseminate the outcomes of all educational initiatives. Our curriculum provides multiple opportunities to generate rigorous, high-quality innovative educational initiatives that equip you with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to be a highly productive medical education scholar.

Leader: Educators are leaders. We engage you in relevant leadership development experiences through course-embedded leadership concepts that provide you with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to be a highly successful medical education leader.


The University of Cincinnati and all regional campuses are accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Where We Are

Cincinnati Children's Hospital

3333 Burnet Avenue, MLC 2011
Cincinnati, OH 45229

Additional Information

Find out more about the Curriculum & Instruction - Medical Education program by visiting Cincinnati Children's Hospital or viewing the electronic brochure.

Gainful Employment Disclosure

This program is designed to be completed in 30 weeks.  

This program will cost $14,226 if completed within normal time.  There may be additional costs for living expenses. These costs were accurate at the time of posting, but may have changed.

Of the students who completed this program within normal time, the typical graduate leaves with $ {N/A--Fewer than 10 students completed this program within normal time. This number has been withheld to preserve the confidentiality of the students} of debt.

Program does not meet licensure requirements in any state.

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