Master of Education in Educational Leadership
Columbus State University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Educational Leadership program is designed to prepare students for leadership positions as assistant principals.  Courses emphasize student achievement and real-world decision-making processes, which are critical to the success of school leaders.  Graduates are able to advocate, nurture, and sustain a school culture and instructional program conducive to student learning and staff professional growth and facilitate the development, articulation, implementation, and stewardship of a vision of learning for the school community.  They will ensure management of the organization, operations, and resources for a safe, efficient, and effective learning environment and are able to integrate new technologies into the instructional and other programs through innovative use of technology.


  • A Bachelor’s degree is a pre-requisite for entry into this MEd Program
  • GPA of 3.0 
  • 3 years of teaching experience and current employment in a P-12 school as a certified teacher
  • An administrative Mentor committed to working with you 
  • 2 Letters of reference 
  • A clear background check

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges