Educational Leadership


Individuals who want to start the path to becoming a school administrator or school principal.

Program Highlights & Benefits:

  • Develop an understanding of effective school organization, management and leadership
  • 2 year or less completion time, including holiday breaks
  • No GRE or Admission tests
  • No weekend classes

What You Learn:

The Master of Arts in Educational Leadership is designed to prepare teachers to meet the learning needs of today’s K-12 students from an administrative role.

How You Learn:

This program is an accelerated 2 year cohort program. For the face-to-face format, you will meet one night a week from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. and finish one 3 credit course every 7 weeks. An online format is available that does not require face to face meetings; however, a weekly one hour synchronous audio/visual chat is required. You will still complete one 3 credit course every 7 weeks.

Career Outcomes:

Upon completion of the program as outlined below, you will earn a Master of Arts in Education in Educational Leadership.

Degree Requirements

Master of Arts in Education in Educational Leadership

Course Title Hours
ED 502 Educational Issues 3
ED 521 Educational Research and Applications 3
EDL 550 Leadership and Human Resources Management in Education 3
ED 508 Legal and Ethical Issues in Education 3
ED 554 Curriculum and Instruction 3
EDL 556 Supervision and Improvement of Instruction 3
ED 507 Diversity in Education 3
EDL 557 Financial Resources 3
EDL 553 Educational Policy and Administration 3
ED 590 Conducting Research and Completing the Capstone 3
  Total Credit Hours: 30

Please Note:

This is not an official schedule and your cohort may take these courses in a different order.