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School Leaders (K-12)

Florida Atlantic University

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1024 USD/credit
1024 USD/credit
369 USD/credit
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About

The Master’s Degree in School Leaders (K-12) from Florida Atlantic University, which we have called IDEAL (for Inclusive Development of Educational Administrators and Leaders) has been designed to provide aspiring school leaders with the rigorous, research-based, and job-embedded preparation required of equity-driven, charter, private, religious, and international schools.

Visit the official programme website for more information

Overview

The Master’s Degree in School Leaders (K-12) from Florida Atlantic University has been designed to meet the needs of emerging school leaders who work full-time while they manage multiple personal commitments.

Completion of this degree and passing the Florida Educational Leadership Exam (FELE), leads to Florida Educational Leadership Certification (Level I), which qualifies an individual to serve as an assistant principal, intern assistant principal, intern principal, or interim principal.

In addition to the leadership domains of knowledge and experiential learning considered as world class by the profession, the IDEAL Program includes learning the Florida Principal Leadership Standards which are measured through the FELE, and the Professional Standards for Educational Leaders (PSEL). It also complies with the program reaccreditation requirements specified by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

Careers

The IDEAL School Leaders Master’s Degree is designed for committed, equity-driven education professionals aspiring to leadership positions such as:

  • Assistant or vice-principals,
  • department chairs,
  • curriculum coordinators, and
  • interim principals
  • in public, private, religious, alternative, and international schools.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership   – Adult Learning & Assessment
  • Leadership  – Theory & Assessment
  • Leadership  – Administrative Processes
  • Statistical Methods in Education
  • Educational Research Methods (pre- or co-requisite: Stat. Methods)
  • Managing School Operations
  • Educational Governance

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

42 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.
2.5

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.
61
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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal objective essay
  • Resume
  • Sponsor Commitment Form
  • A course-by-course evaluation of international transcripts is required; FAU will evaluate the transcripts or it must be done by a NACES member

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1024 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • National

    1024 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
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  • In-State

    369 USD/credit
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Funding

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Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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