Master of Science Educational Leadership

Our online master's degree program in educational leadership will prepare you to lead your own school. The M.S. in Educational Leadership will prepare you for certification as a principal, vice principal, or assistant principal. Graduates of our program have become highly effective, instruction-based principals. Is this program accepted in your state? Texas Licensure The M.S. in Educational Leadership program prepares a student to receive the Principal license in the state of Texas. A graduate of a WGU Educational Leadership program wishing to obtain a Texas Principal license should first apply for a Residency Administrator license in Washington. Click here for additional details about Texas licensure requirements. Who the Program is For: Experienced, licensed classroom teachers who are interested in becoming school principals. Individuals who can typically spend 15 or more hours per week on their studies. This program will be flexible and adaptable to your schedule. Click here to learn how this program works. What You'll Learn Essential Knowledge and Skills We developed our educational leadership program with significant input from experts and leaders who serve on our Education Program Council. WGU's online master's degree program in educational leadership requires the completion of coursework and a capstone project, ensuring that you have the essential skills and knowledge become a principal. Note: This program is based on multiple philosophies, including that of the principal as the instructional team leader, the standards of the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC), and the principles of the Baldrige National Quality Program's Education Criteria for Performance Excellence. The M.S. in Educational Leadership is nationally recognized by the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC). Key Subject Areas These Courses Add to Your Credentials Governance, Finance, Law, and Leadership Performance Excellence Criteria Student, Stakeholder, and Market Focus Measurement, Analysis, and Knowledge Management Workforce Focus Strategic Planning Process Management Comprehensive Educational Leadership Integration Practicum in Educational Leadership

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Master's programs

North America

Austin , United States

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United States

Austin

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Master's programs