Degree Program Overview

The Master of Education in School Leadership is specifically designed for individuals who are also seeking to work towards Principal Certification.

The program curriculum emphasizes school administration and organization, effective leadership strategies, campus business management, and federal, state, and local school regulations. Students in this program will also possess the skills necessary to evaluate programs for overall school improvement, implement research to improve instruction and curricula and understand how diverse populations and special programs affect a school and its community.

Quick Facts

  • Small class sizes taught by experienced full-time faculty
  • Reducing to 30 semester credit hours beginning Fall 2020
  • NCATE Accredited Institution Since 1954
  • This program includes essentials of school administration, effective leadership strategies, campus business management, and school regulations at all levels

Program Breakdown

Brief breakdown of the type, or types, of degree available, their length, available enrollment, and estimated cost.
Category Degree Summary
Catalog Entry Master of Education (MEd)
Length 36 Credit Hours *
Enrollment Fall, Spring, Summer
Costs Rates Per Semester
Admission Requirements Application Materials

* Reducing to 30 semester credit hours beginning Fall 2020.

Application Deadlines

Applications received early (Fall: June 15, Spring: October 15, and Summer: March 15) will be given preference. All applications are due by the dates below.

  • Fall: July 15
  • Spring: November 15
  • Summer: April 15

Please note that application deadlines will occasionally change. Please contact your academic advisor (listed in the contact section) for confirmation on application deadlines.

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