Master of Science in Educational Leadership
Florida State University

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Educational Leadership program is for experienced teachers, school and district administrators, and other educators seeking to develop their leadership potential and competency.  Students work to improve PreK-12 education, especially at the school level, and aspire to be leaders in their organizations, as they complete coursework in research and theory in educational leadership and collaboration.  The curriculum incorporates a core of professional knowledge, including an experiential component, and facilitates mastery in educational leadership while emphasizing strong academic training and practical application.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Florida State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Requires one on-campus orientation session
  • At least two years of full-time classroom teaching experience