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M.Ed. Online

Educational Leadership

Georgia Southern University

12 months
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358 USD/credit
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About

The Educational Leadership program of the Georgia Southern University is designed to prepare Educational Leadership candidates for Tier I initial leadership positions that include P-12 school level assistant principals or the equivalent, or other Local Unit of Administration staff.

Overview

Requirements

Students interested in the Educational Leadership program of the Georgia Southern University must be currently employed in P-12 setting and possess a Professional Level Four Certificate or higher in a teacher, service, or leadership field. Embedded within this program is Tier I leadership certification, which may be taken independently as an 18-credit Tier I Educational Leadership Certificate-Only Program for those who already possess an M.Ed., as well as a 9-credit Teacher-Leader Endorsement (TLE). 

Either program is available as part of the M.Ed. program or may be taken separately depending on an individual’s current credentials. The program is administered through the cohort model, and the course sequence is prescribed and provided to candidates upon admission. The 250 required hours of clinical practice are job-embedded and performance-based throughout the program, and are guided cooperatively by the university and the school/district partner via supervised field experience courses.

Programme Structure

Courses offered:

  • Legal and Ethical Issues in School Leadership
  • Managing Human Capital
  • Finance for Educational Leaders
  • Politics of P-12 Public Education
  • Transformational School Leadership
  • Learning, Cognition, and Curriculum

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
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).
6
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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.
79

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

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.
2.75

English requirements

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).
6
Start practicing IELTS today!
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.
79

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete requirements for a Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution.
  • Possess a Professional Level Four Certificate or higher in a teacher, service, or leadership field.
  • Present a cumulative 2.75 (4.0 scale) GPA or higher on all undergraduate and graduate work combined.
  • Submit a personal statement of purpose, not to exceed 200 words.
  • Acknowledge Disclosure and Affirmation questions within the application that address misconduct disclosure, criminal background check, the Code of Ethics for Educators, and tort liability insurance.
  • Submit The Principal's Assurance Form.
  • Submit a current resume or CV that highlights the personal and professional achievements of the applicant. Candidate must be employed in a P-12 school setting in order to complete required field experience hours.
  • Submit a passing score on the state-required Georgia Educator Ethics for Educational Leadership Assessment.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 358 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    358 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 358 USD per credit during 12 months.

Funding

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