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Educational Leadership

Radford University

M.Sc. Online
24 months
Duration
34882 USD/year
34882 USD/year
17830 USD/year
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About

The Master of Science degree in educational leadership is designed to prepare professional personnel to fill positions as preK-12 school principals or instructional supervisors in Virginia. Successful completion of this program of study will lead to a license in preK-12 school administration and supervision.

Overview

Program Features

  • Our program is fully online providing convenience and flexibility for working professionals.
  • We use the latest in collaborative online technologies (Zoom) to give you the benefits of a traditional face-to-face program with the convenience of online.
  • We offer seven-week courses allowing you to focus on one course at a time and still complete two courses each semester.
  • You can complete our program in only 21 months.
  • Our program meets all of the Virginia licensure requirements for the PK-12 Administration and Supervision endorsement.
  • Program faculty have in-depth experience as K-12 school and division leaders.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to School Administration
  • Supervision and Evaluation of Instruction
  • Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment for School Administrators
  • Educational Research for School Leaders
  • Educational Leadership for Diverse Learners
  • Organization and Management of Public Schools
  • Technology for School Administrators
  • The School and Community Relations
  • Legal and Ethical Dimensions of School Administration
  • Seminar in Problems of Educational Leaders
  • Introduction to School Administration
  • Supervision and Evaluation of Instruction
  • Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment for School Administrators
  • Educational Leadership for Diverse Learners
  • Organization and Management of Public Schools
  • Technology for School Administrators
  • The School and Community Relations
  • Legal and Ethical Dimensions of School Administration

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Delivered

Online

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.
2.75 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

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).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum grade point average of 2.75
  • Three letters of reference (including one from school superintendent or designee, one from most recent principal)
  • Three years of K-12 classroom teaching experience
  • Official GRE or MAT score
  • Writing sample
  • Resume

Tuition Fee

  • International

    34882 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17441 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    34882 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17441 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    17830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 8915 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

Loans:

  • William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan: Freshman are eligible to borrow up to $5500 in Direct Loan funds, with no more than $3500 in Subsidized funds
  • Federal Perkins Loan: $5,500 for each year of undergraduate study. The total amount you can borrow as an undergraduate is $27,500. $8000 for each year of graduate or professional study. The total amount you can borrow as a graduate/professional student is $60,000.
  • Federal Graduate PLUS Loan: Students can borrow up to the financial aid cost of attendance for the academic year.
Grants:
  • College Scholarship Assistance Program
  • Commonwealth Award
  • Virginia Guaranteed Assistance Program
  • Red and White and Academic Excellence Scholarships

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.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

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