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Master of Education / Educational Administration

Program Details

The online Master of Education with a specialization in Educational Administration is designed to provide professional growth opportunities for educators in the field of school educational leadership from a biblical perspective.  The curriculum is Christian focused, providing opportunities to develop knowledge, skills, and dispositions in the broad scope of school administrative responsibilities including leadership theory, school law, financial principles, faculty and staff supervision, data-informed decision making, strategic planning, and development.  Students are prepared to assume leadership roles in Christian day, missionary, international, or national cross-cultural schools.


  • A bachelor's degree is required
  • Request official transcripts from all colleges and/or universities you have attended 
  • Evidence of ability to successfully pursue an academic program, as demonstrated by one of the following:
    • A minimum 2.7 GPA for most recent degree obtained
    • Official GRE test scores above the 50th percentile (verbal and quantitative) and a minimum rating of 3.5 on the analytical writing section (The exam must have been taken within the last five years)
  • Previous experience in education, as verified by one of the following:
    • Two years of classroom experience
    • A current teaching certificate
    • An undergraduate degree in education
    • A minimum of two years in educational administration

Accreditation & Licensing

Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges