Education Leadership

Hawai'i Pacific University

24 months
1000 USD/credit
1000 USD/credit
Tuition fee
Apply date
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The Master’s in Educational Leadership is a one-year, online degree program for teachers that already possess a license and/or are already practitioners.  The program will consist of 33 credits that will broaden one’s approach to teaching in K-12 settings.


Guided by a profound belief in active, collaborative, experiential, reflective, and transformative learning as well as a deep commitment to diversity and educational technology, this degree program is based on an innovative, inquiry-oriented, standards-driven, and field-based curriculum that integrates content and pedagogy and employs an electronic portfolio-based assessment system to evaluate students’ progress toward achieving professional standards.  In addition, HPU provides teachers with cutting edge, course web page technology tools and access to online periodical databases in education.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research in Education 
  • Contemporary Issues in Education 
  • Educational Assessment 
  • Ethics in Education 
  • Self-Management Education 
  • Diversity and Social Injustice 
  • Technology in Education 
  • Budget Analysis and Planning for Schools 
  • School Law 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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

  • Applicants applying to Master's are strongly encouraged to apply online
  • All applicants must submit a $50 non-refundable application fee
  • A statement of purpose or essay is to provide the admission committee insight on your career aspirations, your ethics, your technical aptitude, etc
  • Official transcripts/records are defined as original documents issued by the institution (not photocopies)
  • Letters of recommendation must be submitted by individuals who can attest to your ability to perform graduate level work successfully 
  • Specific programs require applicants to submit a resume to support their application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1000 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1000 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1000 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1000 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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