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Educational Leadership - School Administration

Mississippi State University

M.Sc.
12 months
Duration
15040 USD/year
15040 USD/year
8910 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Educational Leadership - School Administration program at Mississippi State University prepares educators for careers as school administrators. 

Overview

Program candidates learn to analyze data, evaluate instruction, improve student achievement, make strategic decisions, creatively solve problems, involve families in their children’s education, empower others, supervise staff, promote change, establish positive school culture, understand budgets, and manage resources. 

The Educational Leadership - School Administration program at Mississippi State University is nationally accredited by the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) and approved for administrative licensure by the Mississippi Department of Education. Graduates are prepared for a wide range of professional positions in education, including principal, assistant principal, coordinator, and director.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • School Legal and Ethical Perspectives
  • School Leadership
  • Using Data for School Improvement
  • Evaluation of School Programs
  • School Leadership Internship 
  • Educating Diverse Learners
  • Leading Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment
  • Human Resources Leadership for Schools
  • School Business and Facilities
  • Leadership for Positive School Culture

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

33 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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

  • Review tips for a successful application.
  • Review both University and departmental deadlines.
  • Gather the full names and email addresses of three individuals to compose letters of recommendation.
  • Prepare your statement of purpose.
  • Review, edit, and finalize your resume/curriculum vitae and select a writing sample (if required).
  • Request your transcripts.
  • Arrange to have your test scores sent to The Graduate School (Examples: GRE, GMAT, TOEFL or IELTS).

Tuition Fee

  • International

    15040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7520 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    15040 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7520 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    8910 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4455 USD per semester and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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