Master of Arts in Educational Leadership / Higher Education
DePaul University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Educational Leadership in Higher Education program prepares students to meet the needs of diverse groups of learners.  The curriculum teaches students to shape and inform policy, collaborate with stakeholders, build consensus, coordinate institutional services, and be accountable for strategic outcomes.  This specialization focuses on the specific needs of higher education institutions, preparing students to take on a variety of leadership, administrative, policy, and management positions at colleges and universities.


  • Minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA on a 4.0 scale
  • Bachelor’s degree awarded from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • Resume
  • Letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission