15 months
459 USD/credit 14320 USD/year
459 USD/credit 14320 USD/year
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The Master of Education (MEd) in Educational Leadership from Louisiana State University is designed for accomplished and caring teachers ready to take their skills to the next level.


This program:

  •  Expands on your classroom teaching experience to develop the skills needed to build and nurture continuous school improvement through high-achieving learning communities that respect all school community members.
  • Taught by the distinguished and nationally recognized faculty of the LSU College of Human Sciences and Education, the Master of Education in Educational Leadership courses teach you advanced management and leadership skills. 
  • This NCATE approved program is aligned with ISLLC and ELCC standards and prepares students for Educational Leader Certification. You will also gain hands-on experience through part-time internships and authentic activities in vital aspects of the administrative role.
The Educational Leadership programme is offered at Louisiana State University.

Programme Structure

Courses Included:

  • Understanding and Applying Research in Education 
  • Ethics and Educational Leadership
  • Administration of School Personnel 
  • Internship in Educational Administration 
  • School Improvement/Action Research 
  • Advanced School Improvement/Action Research 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines


39 alternative credits



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Regular Admission to the LSU Graduate School requires: 

  •  a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university; 
  • a minimum 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) grade-point average (GPA) for all undergraduate work taken prior to receiving a degree and a minimum 3.0 GPA for all previous graduate work for which a grade is given; 
  •  satisfactory academic standing at the last institution attended; 
  •  acceptable scores on the Graduate Record Exam (GRE); and 
  •  acceptance into a departmental program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    14320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 459 USD per credit during 15 months.
  • National

    14320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 459 USD per credit during 15 months.

per credit hour

Total cost with fees: $17,901


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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