Master of Education in Educational Leadership
Georgia Southern University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Educational Leadership program is designed to prepare candidates for initial leadership positions that include PreK-12 school level assistant principals or the equivalent, or other staff who do not supervise principals.  The curriculum provides current and aspiring educational leaders with the opportunity to further develop the skills, knowledge, and dispositions necessary for leadership positions.  Courses include Developing Prof. Learning Communities, Legal and Ethical Issues in Education, Utilizing Data in Leadership, and Transformational School Leadership.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Georgia Southern University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Occupational License

Additional Info

  • Possess a Professional Level Four Certificate or higher in a teacher, service, or leadership
  • School/distric leader assurance form
  • Completion of Georgia Ethics for Educational Leadership Assessment-Program Entry (Test 370)
  • Tier I Leadership preparation agreement between candidate’s Local Unit of Administration (LUA) and GSU