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Educational Leadership

DePaul University

24 months
668 USD/credit 16700 USD/year
668 USD/credit 16700 USD/year
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The Educational Leadership (MA/MEd) program from DePaul University prepares you to meet the needs of a diverse group of learners. You’ll learn to shape and inform policy, collaborate with stakeholders, build consensus, coordinate institutional services and be accountable for strategic outcomes.


Classes in the Educational Leadership (MA/MEd) program from DePaul University are offered online or in person on the Lincoln Park Campus. The degree program can be completed in two and a half years.

This program has eight concentrations:

  • General (MA or MEd)
  • Catholic Leadership (MA or MEd)
  • Higher Education (MA or MEd)
  • Physical Education (MA or MEd)
  • Principal License (MEd only)
  • Principal License, Catholic (MEd only)
  • Teacher Leader (MEd only)
  • Teacher Leader, Catholic (MEd only)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Service Learning For Higher Education
  • Organizational Development
  • Workshop In Educational Leadership
  • Politics Of Education
  • Foundations Of Student Affairs

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


50 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate admission application
  • $40 application fee
  • Official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended
  • Résumé
  • Two letters of recommendation from professors or work supervisors
  • Personal statement indicating professional development goals and related experience (at least 750 words)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 668 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    16700 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 668 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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