Teacher Leadership

Rowan University

12 months
685 USD/credit
685 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Teacher Leadership program from the Rowan University is offered in partnership with Rowan’s NCATE accredited College of Education.


The Teacher Leadership program from the Rowan University it is designed for teachers who want to develop and hone their leadership skills but wish to remain in the classroom. Candidates work with curriculum, become mentor/master teachers, and develop programs aimed at improving schooling for all children.

The Master of Education degree program has three goals:

  • To develop teacher leaders who practice teaching skills aligned with the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS)'s Five Core Propositions.
  • To develop teacher expertise in a content area of choice.
  • To empower teachers to assume leadership roles within their schools and district.

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


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An online application and non-refundable application fee.
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate records- Students must have earned a Bachelor's degree or higher from an accredited school.
  • Official Test Scores
  • Recommendations from three individuals for Ph.D. programs and two for masters programs, 
  • Personal Statement- This is part of the online application.
  • Interview with Admissions Committee-Required only for the Cell and Molecular Biology (PhD/MS) and Histopathology applicants. 
  • Optional Resume or CV

Tuition Fee

  • International

    685 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 685 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    685 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 685 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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