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Educational Leadership, M.Ed.

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration

About

The Master of Education in Educational Leadership is designed for college graduates who wish to become school principals. Successful completion of the program requires approximately 36 credits of study (including: knowledge and inquiry about educational leadership and administration; excellence in leadership practice; knowledge and awareness in multiculturalism, diversity, and inclusion; administering in multiple contexts and communities; and providing leadership and advocacy). This degree is one element in the requirements for a New Jersey principal’s certificate. The other elements currently required by the State of New Jersey include: a passing score on the state-approved exam that is aligned with the Professional Standards for School Leaders as defined in N.J.A.C. 6A:9-3.4 and completion of a one-to two-year Mentored Internship. Candidates for admission to The College of New Jersey program must possess a valid teaching certificate and the appropriate years of teaching experience.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social Problems and Education
  • Cultural Foundations of Education
  • Introduction to Educational Administration
  • Group Dynamics for Educational Leaders
  • School Finance
  • School Law
  • Advanced School Leadership: Supervision/Admin
  • Staff Supervision

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 24 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    100

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    7

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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Academic Requirements

  • Application Form
  • Application Fee
  • International Applicants
  • Recommendations
  • National Standardized Admission Test
  • Student Essay
  • Resume / CV
  • Enrollment Deposit
  • Health Information Requirement

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    10986 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10986 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National Applies to you

    10986 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10986 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State Applies to you

    7117 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7117 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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Tuition for 9 or more credits per semester

Living costs for Ewing

  • 1024 - 2520 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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