Master of Arts in Education (M.A.Ed.)

Educational Administration

Online 30 major credits * 2 years

Affordable Tuition

$166/mo

*if using financial aid

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Program Highlights & Benefits

Classes are 100% online

2 year or less completion time, including holiday breaks

One course completed every 8 weeks

Transfer credits considered

Program Overview

The Master of Arts in Educational Administration is for students who seek an online master’s degree program in the administration of educational programs. The program is designed to prepare potential leaders to assume various administrative positions which require knowledge and skills in leadership, supervision, and the ability to effectively administer in educational settings. Course curriculum will translate theory into effective practical application so that students become ethical and innovative leaders who can manage and administer in diverse educational environments.

Program Objectives

  • Designed to prepare potential leaders to assume various administrative positions which require knowledge and skills in leadership, supervision, and the ability to effectively administer in educational settings
  • Course curriculum will translate theory into effective practical application so that students become ethical and innovative leaders who can manage and administer in diverse educational environments
  • Promote the success of all students through developing and implementing a shared vision of learning
  • Understand and insure quality program development and evaluation that results in effective instruction
  • Develop skills in management of the organization, operations, and resources for a safe, efficient and effective learning environment
  • Collaborate with staff, boards, students, families, and community stakeholders in response to diverse educational and community interests
  • Demonstrate integrity, fairness, and ethical behavior to help in the development and sustainability of a caring and moral educational community
  • Understand and respond to the larger political, social, legal and cultural context
  • This program does not lead to Principal or Administrative Licensure

Areas of Study

CourseTitleHours
EDU 6240Instructional Leadership3
EDU 6130School Evaluation and Change Processes*3
EDU 6140Curriculum and Assessment: Frameworks for Student Learning3
EDU 6120Supervision and Improvement of Instruction3
EDU 6310Schools, Families, and Community Partnerships3
EDU 6600Research in Education3
EDU 6230School Law and Policies3
EDU 6210School Finance and Business Management3
EDU 6300Ethics of School Leadership3
EDU 6220School Organization and Human Resources3
 Total Credit Hours:30
Masters Capstone Experience

Candidates will complete a needs assessment project in the course EDU 6130, School Evaluation and Change Processes, as well as a narrative reflection of how the program coursework has influenced the candidate’s framework and viewpoint of educational administration.

NOTE: This is only an introduction of the program. You are responsible to review the Graduate Catalog for program details.