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Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Program Details

Augusta University offers an online Master of Education in Educational Leadership degree. Students can choose to specialize in Teacher Leadership or Tier One School Administration. Students learn how to apply knowledge and skills in real life educational environments. After the degree program, students are eligible for a Tier One Leadership Certification in Georgia or a Teacher Leadership certification in Georgia.


  • Minimum of a Bachelor's degree from an accredited program and an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA
  • Official transcripts
  • 3 recommendations
  • Proof of lawful presence
  • Valid, level 4 or higher, Induction, Professional, Advanced Professional, or Lead Professional teaching certificate, leadership certificate, service field certificate, or Life certificate
  • Background check
  • Liability insurance

For the Tier One School Administration concentration, the GRE is required, as well as a Georgia Ethics for Educational Leadership Assessment. 

For the Teacher Leadership concentration, students must have 3 year's teaching experience, and must be recommended by a school system administrator. 

Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACSCOC)