Educational Administration

Drexel University

M.Sc. Online
12 months
1007 USD/credit
1007 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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Using state and national leadership standards, the Educational Administration program of Drexel University is designed to prepare and mentor future elementary and secondary educational leaders with the practical skills and knowledge to become effective school administrators.


This performance-based PDE-approved program develops your ability to:

  • Collaboratively lead schools and communities to solve complex problems through a proven framework of leadership methodology
  • Educate students to promote and achieve tomorrow’s educational standards
  • Mentor and coach teachers in instructional and assessment decision-making, using modern technological tools
  • Reflect on and practice new action and research
  • Actively Listen, Resolve Conflicts, Speak Publicly, Write Competently and Build Teams

Educational Administration program of Drexel University options

  • School Principal Certification
  • Supervisor of Special Education Certification & Principal Certification
  • Supervisor of Special Education Certification
  • Non-Certification Track

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leading in Urban, Rural and Suburban Settings
  • Resource Management, Allocation and Entrepreneurship
  • School Leadership & Decision Making
  • School Law and Politics
  • Integration of Technology with School Instruction and Management
  • School Finance and Facilities

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines




45 alternative credits



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.

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.
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).

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher (graduate degree GPAs will be considered along with the undergraduate GPA)
  • For the Principal Certification option: A state-issued teaching or counseling certificate  
  • For the Supervisor of Special Education concentration: A state-issued special education teacher certificate  
  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended
  • Two letters of recommendation, professional or academic

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1007 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1007 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1007 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1007 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.


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Educational Administration
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