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Program Details

Coursework for the Educational Leadership degree combines synchronous and asynchronous delivery methods. All students will attend the synchronous sessions in person or by videoconference at a designated time/date.

The program is designed to meet individual professional goals that lead to district, building and program-level licensure. Professionals with a Master’s in Educational Leadership will be prepared to work as:

  • Elementary school principals
  • Secondary school principals
  • Superintendents
  • Teacher leaders

Requirements

This degree program requires 30 credits for degree completion; 36 credits to meet licensure requirements.

Application requirements:

  • Must have relevant prior teacher preparation equivalent to K-State's programs for licensure to teach in preschool, elementary or secondary schools (e.g., a professional teaching license)
  • Must have a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Submit supplemental documents including: official transcripts, statement of goals and professional experience, self-survey

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)