Master of Science in Educational Leadership
Minnesota State University-Moorhead

Program Details

The online Master of Science in Educational Leadership program prepares educators to be effective, visionary leaders in educational institutions with the ability to respond to the needs of communities while optimizing organizational performance.  This degree equips graduates for positions as K-12 principals, community education directors, special education directors, athletic directors, school business managers, technology or curriculum coordinators, school superintendents, or higher education administrators.  Educators may choose from these emphases:

  • Generalist 
  • K-12 Administration 
  • Technology and Student Affairs 
  • Higher Education


  • Bachelor's degree in education from an accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 minimum GPA
  • Essay
  • Letter(s) of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

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