School Building Leadership

Manhattan College

M.Sc. On Campus
12 months
1010 USD/credit
1010 USD/credit
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Leadership is critical to transforming school environments so that students and teachers can flourish, especially in an era of change. From the adoption of Common Core Standards and high stakes testing to emerging technologies and the use of social media, learning leaders are needed to navigate these changes. School Building Leadership programme is offered by Manhattan College.


Leadership in education is a changing role. The school building leadership program responds to changing global, social, economic and educational trends to train leaders in the education field. It produces exceptional school leaders that are collaborative, principle-centered and lifelong learners.

Key facts:

The M.S. Ed. in School Building Leadership program of Manhattan College is designed to help education professionals meet the New York State (NYS) certification eligibility requirements. All courses in the program for school leaders are based on proven leadership principles, concepts and promoted by New York State and new professional standards for education leaders. You will contribute your experience and learn from others.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Personal Wellness
  • Orientation to School Building Leadership
  • Lasallian Educational Practice and Philosophy
  • Group Dynamics and Human Relations
  • Orientation to Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counseling
  • Physical and Psychopharmacological Aspects of Alcohol and Substance Abuse

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

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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants for master's programs must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or institution.
  • Applicants for advanced certificates must hold a bachelor's and master's degree, both from accredited institutions.
  • GPA average of 3.0 out of 4.0 or equivalent.
  • Possess an initial or provisional or permanent or professional certificate or the equivalent, or give appropriate and acceptable evidence of potential for instructional leadership.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1010 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1010 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1010 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1010 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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