M.Ed. Online

Teacher Leadership

Rowan University

12 months
715 USD/credit 21450 USD/year
715 USD/credit 21450 USD/year
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The Master of Education in Teacher Leadership from Rowan University is designed for teachers who want to develop and hone their leadership skills but wish to remain in the classroom.


Our program is offered in a part-time, accelerated online format, which offers you flexibility alongside the opportunity to work with curriculum, become mentor/master teachers and establish a program that improves schooling for all.

Career Outlook 

  • Our Teacher Leadership program at Rowan University develops teacher leaders who practice teaching skills aligned with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS)'s Five Core Propositions. 
  • In addition to excelling in a classroom setting, our teachers are empowered to assume leadership roles within their schools and district in positions such as Principal and Assistant Principal, District Administrator, Instructional Coordinator, Director or Supervisor, or Dean of Students or Faculty.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Learning Community Classrooms
  • Analysis of Classroom Teacher Behavior
  • Researching Classroom Practice
  • Educational Change
  • Fundamentals of Curriculum Development
  • Applied Learning Theories
  • Self-Study in Research in Teacher Leadership

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed Application Form
  • Completed M.Ed. Teaching Verification Form
  • $65 (U.S.) non-refundable application fee
  • Bachelor's degree (or its equivalent) from an accredited institution of higher learning
  • Official transcripts from all colleges attended (regardless of number of credits earned)
  • Current professional resume
  • Typewritten statement of professional objectives (which must include applicant's definition of a "Teacher Leader")
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • NJ Standard or CEAS Teaching Certification (required only for Special Ed. Content COGS)
  • Signed statement of regular, on-going access to a classroom

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    21450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    21450 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 715 USD per credit during 12 months.


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