Northern State University ’s Institutional Endorsement - Elementary School Leadership and Administration program is a flexible, affordable online degree that will develop your leadership abilities. Aligned with national standards set by the Educational Leadership Constituent Council, the program meets South Dakota Department of Education requirements for certification as a K-12 principal.
About the program
Specialized courses foster development of standards-based skills school administrators need – including educational leadership, the importance of understanding school culture, supervision of instruction and services, school management and safety, school-community relations, ethical practices and curriculum development.
Courses focus on effective leadership models, data-driven decision making, and promotion of school and community partnerships. Curriculum focuses on the principal’s role in continuous school improvement.
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- Graduate Research and Design
- Psychology of Learning
- Models of Educational Leadership
- Supervision and MEntoring
- Legal Issues for School Leaders
- Technology in Education
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesEducation Management, Organisation & Leadership Public Administration View 2258 other Masters in Management, Organisation & Leadership in United States
- If you'd like to pursue a master's degree at Northern, please declare this intent when admitted to graduate study. The minimum grade point average for admission to a master's degree program is a cumulative 2.75 for bachelor's degree work.
International10164 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 616 USD per credit during 24 months.
National7771 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 471 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State5428 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 329 USD per credit during 24 months.
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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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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