Teacher Leadership

University of the Incarnate Word

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12 months
18000 USD/year
18000 USD/year
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Teacher Leadership from University of the Incarnate Word is designed for PK-12 teachers who want to continue in the classroom while assuming leadership roles in their school and community.


Teacher Leadership from University of the Incarnate Word focuses on the “teacher as leader” and empowers experienced teachers to effect change and improve student learning. 

This degree program is appropriate for teachers who wish to advance their current work as teachers or assume master teacher roles as department heads, team leaders, curriculum leaders, instructional coaches or informal teacher leaders.


  • Educational Administrator 
  • Curriculum Specialist
  • Instructional Coordinator 
  • Human Resources Specialist

Programme Structure

Courses included: 

  • Adult Learning and Development
  • Effective Teams and Groups
  • Organizational Theory and Development
  • Multicultural Concepts in Education
  • Teaching and Learning: Action Research
  • Curriculum Leadership
  • Supporting Teachers and Teaching

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines




36 alternative credits



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.

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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree with a GPA of 2.5 or better on a 4.0 GPA scale
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work
  • A completed application for admission to the School of Professional Studies
  • At least one of the following as specified by the discipline under program description: A nationally recognized entrance test specified by the discipline, Evaluation by one or more professionals in the intended field of study, Professional certification or a degree of equal or higher level than that sought from an accredited institution of higher learning, Letters of Recommendation
  • Proof of English proficiency
  • Copy of passport and any visa you hold for the United States
  • Proof of Financial Support
  • An interview with faculty or admissions personnel
  • A writing sample

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18000 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    18000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18000 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.


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