Master of Education in Educational Leadership (Licensure)
Colorado Christian University

Program Details

Colorado Christian University offers an online Master of Education degree with a Licensure concentration in Educational Leadership to the nontraditional student.  This program is designed for experienced professionals, from teachers to district personnel.  Studies will cover subjects including but not limited to:

  • Managing Educational Change
  • Budget and Finance Management
  • Human Resource Leadership

Coursework will explore issues faced by educators in public and private sectors as students develop a comprehensive framework of leadership skills.  Graduates with this Licensure degree may pursue principle licensing from the Colorado Department of Education.  Enhance skills in program development and design, problem-solving and decision-making, communication, and more with an online M.Ed. at CCU.


This program requires an internship.

  • Minimum two years teaching experience; may be in a public, charter or private school
  • Those students wishing to pursue principal licensure must have three years professional licensed experience by the completion of the program
  • An official transcript that reflects a bachelor’s or master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Personal interview
  • Resume or Curriculum Vitae
  • One professional recommendation from an individual who is not a family member
  • Program specific essay
  • A minimum undergraduate grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale
  • Completed background check

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission

Restricted States

Arkansas, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kentucky