DePaul University launched a new Master of Education (MEd) program in Value-Creating Education for Global Citizenship. This is the first degree program of its kind worldwide and is available online or face to face. Offering a comprehensive and in-depth examination of the educational perspectives and practices of Soka educators Tsunesaburo Makiguchi, Josei Toda, and Daisaku Ikeda, this degree program engages students in understanding and applying value-creating education for global citizenship in theory, research, policy, and practice in local and global contexts. Click here for a complete list of courses.


The program is taught by the foremost international scholars, translators, practitioners, and students of value-creating education. It is intended for those who wish to pursue professional preparation in the internationally growing discipline of value-creating (soka) education and strengthen their current position in schools, universities, or community organizations. It is also for those who seek new career opportunities in fields related to education and global citizenship. You can find more information about the program and application requirements.