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Master of Science in Educational Leadership

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Educational Leadership program is designed for education professionals who wish to become leaders in the school system.  Students gain the management skills needed by educational leaders as well as the knowledge and skills necessary to asses and solve the challenges associated with schools.  Graduates are prepared to be leaders at the pre K-12, preschool, adult, or community college level as effective managers who are also ready to tackle larger leadership challenges.


This program requires 10-12 courses for completion.

  • A minimum 3.0 GPA in university course work
  • Three recommendations from professional colleagues, including one from an educational leader
  • A résumé that shows evidence of leadership activities
  • Statement of professional goals related to the education field

Accreditation & Licensing

WASC Senior College and University Commission


CSU East Bay is not authorized to offer online instruction or degree programs to students residing in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Carolina, North Dakota, Tennessee, and Washington.