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M.Sc. On Campus

Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis

University of Wisconsin Madison

24 months
Duration
25548 USD/year
25548 USD/year
12218 USD/year
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About

The program in Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis offered by the University of Wisconsin Madison is designed for current teachers and school or system leaders who are committed to becoming effective leaders of schools that eliminate inequities in student learning for all students in the schools and systems they serve. 

Overview

The Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis program at the University of Wisconsin Madison offers several named options (formal sub-majors documented on the transcript):

  • Cooperative Program with UW–Whitewater
  • Educational Policy Analysis & Evaluation
  • Global Higher Education
  • Higher Education
  • K-12 Leadership
  • Wisconsin Idea Principal Preparation

The department has long held a commitment to diversity and the strength it brings to a program. The department seeks to attract a very diverse student population.  As one of its core values, the ELPA learning community celebrates wholeness, while, at the same time, values the richness of differences in life experiences, cultural backgrounds, ways of knowing, and perspectives of its individual members. The department seeks to renew itself continually by attracting faculty and students who contribute to this diversity as well as enhance the larger community. 

Learning Outcomes

  • Articulates, critiques, or elaborates the theories, research methods, and approaches to scholarly inquiry or practice in educational settings.
  • Identifies sources and assembles evidence pertaining to questions or challenges in the field of study or field of practice.
  • Demonstrates understanding of the primary field of study or field of practice in a historical, social, or global context.
  • Demonstrates understanding of how to identify and address social inequalities in educational opportunities and outcomes through a field of study or field of practice.
  • Selects and/or utilizes the most appropriate methodologies and practices.
  • Evaluates or synthesizes information pertaining to questions or challenges in the field of study or field of practice.
  • Communicates clearly in ways appropriate to the field of study or field of practice.
  • Recognizes and applies principles of ethical and professional conduct.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Instructional Leadership and Teacher Capacity
  • Evaluating and Supporting Quality Classroom Teaching
  • Leadership for Equity and Diversity
  • Race, Class and Educational Inequality
  • School-Level Leadership
  • Field Experience in Educational Leadership

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.5
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Essay (reason for study)  
  • Unofficial transcripts
  • Resume/CV
  • Letters of recommendation (submitted electronically) 
  • Supporting documentation (if required)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25548 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    25548 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25548 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    12218 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12218 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Madison

1015 - 1752 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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