Master of Education (Educational Leadership)

The master's program is for aspiring educational leaders who are seeking administrative certification. The degree provides a solid foundation for leaders considering doctoral work at the elementary and secondary levels. The flexibility for students interested in pursuing leadership in other settings.

Minimum requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree with a cumulative 3.00 GPA

About the Program:

General Informational Flyer

Course requirements:

 course descriptions

Core courses (Foundations, Law, Principalship, Personnel, Supervision, Finance, Principal Internship) 21 units
Research courses 6 units
Electives 9 units
Total 36 units

Students pursuing superintendent certification must take an additional 3-unit superintendency course and a 3-unit superintendent internship.

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Applications for the M.Ed. in Educational Leadership Program are accepted on a rolling admissions basis. 

For further information about our M.Ed.  program please contact Dr. Lynette Brunderman at  (520)-626-8605 or lbrunder@email.arizona.edu