Master of Education in Teacher Leadership
Lamar University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in Teacher Leadership program provides the academic climate and practical experience necessary to produce teachers and other specialists of superior competence in their chosen fields.  The program is designed to develop instructional leaders who can carry out visions of learning including designing curriculum, implementing research-based instructional strategies, motivating students, using assessment for learning, and engaging the community to support learning.  This is a non-thesis master’s degree program.


  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 (institutional bachelor's degree) requires no GRE
  • Undergraduate GPA between 2.5 and 2.99 (institutional bachelor's degree) requires a qualifying GRE by the third course
  • For those applicants within the 2.5-2.99 range in the institutional bachelor's degree, a last 60 hour count will be performed and if the derived GPA is 3.0 or higher, the applicant will be granted admission on the no-GRE status
  • Applicants with a GPA below 2.5 in the institutional bachelor's will not be admitted
  • Students must have a valid state-issued teaching certificate upon enrolling in the program
  • Applicants must have at least two years of teaching experience

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges