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Educational Leadership (Educational Leadership Concentration)

Grand Valley State University

12 months
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718 USD/credit 23694 USD/year
718 USD/credit 23694 USD/year
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Grand Valley State Universitys Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Educational Leadership (Educational Leadership Concentration) offers emphasis areas in educational leadership and special education administration. 

Overview

The program emphasizes theory, research, and practice in such areas as effective leadership, curriculum organization and improvement, personnel administration, finance, law, assessment, and other related topics. 

To receive the M.Ed in Leadership, students must complete the College of Education foundations requirements and one of the emphasis areas. 

Grand Valley State Universitys College of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). The faculty are leaders in their fields, combining the philosophy of education and your needs as a practitioner.

Why study Educational Leadership (Educational Leadership Concentration) at Grand Valley State University ?

  • Career-oriented. The program opens up a number of career opportunities for professional educators.
  • Service. The College of Education Student Information and Services Center provides centralized services for advising, program planning, field placement, and certification.
  • Flexible. Evening, weekend, and summer classes make it easier for teachers and administrators to plan their schedules. Some classes are offered online.
  • Accredited. The College of Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
  • Accomplished Faculty. 100% of COE faculty have experience in the education field. 80% have doctoral degrees.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Policy and Practice 
  • Social/Cultural Foundations of Education 
  • Educational Inquiry and Evaluation 
  • Educational Leadership 
  • Curriculum Leadership 
  • Personnel Administration 
  • School Law 
  • School and Community Relationships

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
144 (verbal)
138 (quantitative)
3.5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Application Materials: Graduate application, application fee, official transcripts from all previous colleges or universities attended, and copies of teaching/administrative certificates if required for program admission or approved waiver;
  • Recommendations: Three professional or academic recommendations on COE recommendation forms, addressing the candidate’s potential for graduate study;
  • Grade Point Average: Grade point average of 3.0 or better for the last 60 credits of undergraduate work taken from a regionally accredited institution; or
  • Previous Master’s Degree: A prior master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution will be accepted in lieu of the minimum grade point average

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23694 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 718 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    23694 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 718 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Allendale

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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