Education with an Emphasis in Educational Leadership (MA)

This program prepares educators to be highly effective professional decision-makers, reflective leaders, and adaptive experts in educational settings. Students learn professional practices in educational leadership and focus on strategies and best practices rooted in theory and philosophy supported by research. 

EDL 540Pedagogy: Curriculum and Instructional Leadership3
EDL 550Leadership and Human Resources Management in Education3
ED 512Ethical Issues for Professional Educators3
ED 521Educational Research and Applications3
CI 525Innovation in Learning and Teaching3
EDL 556Supervision and Improvement of Instruction3
ED 507Diversity in Education3
EDL 557Financial Resources3
EDL 553Educational Policy and Administration3
ED 590Conducting Research and Completing the Capstone 13
Total Credits30

ED 591 Thesis-Option Capstone (1 credit): Graduate level action research is included in this post-Capstone course for students that want this additional option, but is not required to complete the degree program.