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Educational Administration

California State University Northridge

M.A.
24 months
Duration
20286 USD/year
20286 USD/year
8406 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Department offers programs leading to degrees and/or credentials in the field of Educational Administration. Students at the California State University Northridge may pursue programs leading to an M.A. degree in Educational Administration, Higher Education or K-12, as well as studies directed at achieving the Preliminary and Clear Administrative Services Credentials.

Overview

The mission of the CSUN Educational Leadership and Policy Studies department is to create a network of school and college administrators prepared to effect profound change in teaching and learning that leads to improved student achievement. The program’s scholar-practitioners will lead through:

  • Systemic reform
  • Collaboration
  • Action research
  • Cultural proficiency

Careers

Educational Administration graduates from California State University Northridge have been very successful in securing choice leadership roles in schools. They display values, beliefs and attitudes that inspire others to achieve educational goals and understand the importance of exercising a positive leadership role in their schools and communities. They are familiar with leadership styles and understand the concept of situational leadership. Graduates have learned how to manage conflict, build consensus and communicate effectively orally and in writing. They have been taught the value of shared leadership and the benefits of developing leadership skills in others.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research in Educational Leadership
  • Contemporary Administrative Leadership
  • Legal Aspects of Educational Administration
  • Fieldwork in Educational Administration
  • The Business and Financial Aspects of Educational Administration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
79
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a four-year baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Be in good academic standing at the last college or university attended.
  • Complete the “International Online Application”
  • A $55.00 (US currency) non-refundable application fee
  • All  secondary-school records 
  • Applicants who have studied in the U.S. are also required to have the U.S.institution(s) send official transcript(s) directly to CSUN
  • Submit a copy of your passport information page with your documents
  • Two letters of recommendation from practicing school administrators indicating potential for administrative leadership.
  • Passing score on the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    20286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20286 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    20286 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 20286 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    8406 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8406 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

If you are not a resident of California, add $396 per unit.

Funding

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