M.Ed. Blended

Educational Leadership

University of Lethbridge

25 months
8192 CAD/year
3668 CAD/year
Tuition fee
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The Master of Education in Educational Leadership program from University of Lethbridge reflects recent shifts in the knowledge base and in the restructuring of educational leadership programs worldwide using a 21st Century professional practice competencies approach that integrates theory and practice.


The Educational Leadership program from University of Lethbridge particularly reflects the Faculty of Education’s commitment to preparing leaders for schools and school jurisdictions.This leadership preparation program leads Alberta Education Leadership Quality Standard Certification.

This 25-month long program is offered in a blended delivery format. This includes online courses in fall, spring, and summer semesters, as well as face-to-face courses in July.

​International Students

More than 50% of the courses in this program follow an online delivery format. Please be advised that due to the blended nature of this program, graduates will not be eligible to apply for a post-graduation work permit after completing this program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Educational Leadership & the Change Process
  • School Culture & the Instructional Program
  • Nature of Educational Research
  • Foundations of Modern Educational Theory and Practice
  • Understanding Professional Practice & Professional Development
  • Governance, Collaboration & Community Engagement 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 25 months

Start dates & application deadlines




60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree (i.e. undergraduate degree) from a recognized degree-granting institution, in the discipline of interest or in a closely cognate discipline.
  • Minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.00 in the terms containing the last 20 graded university courses (60.0 credit hours).
  • Approximately two years of teaching experience or other relevant educational experience.
  • Preference is given to applicants who have leadership experience and/or demonstrated leadership potential.
  • Candidates preparing themselves for a career that involves teacher certification must hold Teacher Certification at the time of admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8192 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4096 CAD per semester during 25 months.
  • National

    3668 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1834 CAD per semester during 25 months.

Living costs for Lethbridge

1200 - 1800 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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.

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