Master of Education in Educational Leadership
Northcentral University

Program Details

Northcentral University’s Master of Education in Educational Leadership program is designed to help students gain the skills and knowledge needed to lead the way in an educational leadership role. This comprehensive program is aligned with traits specific to the Professional Standards for Educational Leaders (PSEL), including data-driven decision-making and evidence-based educational practice. Students will explore vital topics, including disciplinary theories, managing curricular resources, and education policy for school leaders.

Education at all levels is changing for many reasons. Northcentral University’s MEd in Educational Leadership can help you acquire the knowledge and skills to assess current K-12 education trends and address these ever-changing conditions of education today.

You will explore educational reform from a current and historical perspective, and develop the skills that can help you guide and transform education as you evaluate the needs of diverse student populations and work to improve educational outcomes. As an Educational Leadership graduate, you will be positioned to pursue leadership roles in your current educational environment.


  • Admission to the Master of Education program requires a conferred post-baccalaureate master’s degree and/or doctoral degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution
  • Send your official transcripts from other schools you attended

School Accreditation Statement

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not authorized for residents of Arkansas.