M.Ed. On Campus

Educational Leadership

Azusa Pacific University

24 months
1077 USD/credit 27463 USD/year
1077 USD/credit 27463 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Azusa Pacific University’s Educational Leadership programme brings together a network of practitioner-scholars to equip a broad range of educational practitioners who wish to expand and deepen their knowledge and enhance their capacity to lead, inspire, and educate within K-12 educational settings. 


Experienced faculty provide personalized guidance throughout the program, with face-to-face class meetings that are enhanced and supplemented by online instruction. 

Through the Azusa Pacific University’s Educational Leadership programme you will cultivate visionary leadership and learn to integrate a Christ-centered perspective into professional practice, preparing you to make a transformative impact on schools and districts, and to best serve the families and students under your care. 

Key facts:

The program also provides a pathway to those who wish to become college or university faculty members who teach on K-12 educational issues.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Developing the Leader Within
  • Diversity and Equity in Education
  • Educational Policy: Analysis, Praxis, and Reform
  • Group Dynamics and Conflict
  • Strategic Planning for Educational Systems
  • Legal Issues and Crisis Management in Schools

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority deadline: May 1 (apply by this date to receive full consideration for scholarships)


51 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Graduate application for admission
  • $45 nonrefundable application fee
  • Official transcripts
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Evidence of five years of relevant professional experience. 
  • Current professional résumé
  • Statement of intent. 
  • Academic writing sample 
  • Valid California Certificate of Clearance (COC) or other appropriate California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CTC) document
  • Successful admissions interview
  • Other evidence of potential for leadership
  • Demonstrate proficiency in English
  • Provide an affidavit of financial support (PDF) and a bank statement 
  • Submit a copy of a valid passport

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1077 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    27463 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1077 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Pacific

800 - 1300 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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