M.Ed. Online

Educational Leadership

University of West Florida

24 months
416 USD/credit 6240 USD/year
416 USD/credit 6240 USD/year
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The online master of education in Educational Leadership degree program from the University of West Florida will prepare you for a variety of administrative and supervisory positions in public, private and other school settings. 


The curriculum of the Educational Leadership program from University of West Florida was designed to meet the 10 Florida Principal Leadership Standards and associated competencies and seeks to prepare students for the Florida Educational Leadership Exam. Passing scores on the FELE are required prior to graduation.

The program’s collaborative learning environment utilizes live video sessions that are recorded and six- to eight-week courses that allow you to focus on one class at a time.

Learning Outcomes

  • Promote student-centered achievement and learning
  • Model and participate in shared governance based upon data-driven decision making
  • Develop a positive school culture and healthy climate
  • Mentor and guide teachers in their professional growth and leadership
  • Model ethical and collegial leadership behaviors for your teachers and stakeholders
  • Support continuous school improvement efforts for the benefit of all stakeholders

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership in Education: Theory and Practice
  • Administration of School Personnel
  • Law and Education
  • Introduction to School Finance
  • The Principalship
  • Foundations of Measurement
  • Principles of Curriculum
  • Data Driven Decisions Using Standardized Student Achievement Data
  • Human Relations and Communication in Education

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Have a valid professional teaching certification
  • Have a minimum of two years (three years preferred) of k-12 teaching experience
  •  GPA 
  • Have taken the GRE or MAT

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    6240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 416 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    6240 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 416 USD per credit during 24 months.


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