The online MA in Educational Leadership degree program from Western New Mexico University is designed to help students gain knowledge, skills, and awareness of self, others, organizations, and society for a variety of leadership roles. Courses cover topics such as:
This program requires a minimum of 180 hours of supervised field work.
Copies of official transcripts showing the award of a bachelor's/master's degree from an accredited college or university recognized by CHEA (Council of Higher Education Accreditation)
Three letters of recommendation that address your potential as a future educational leader/administrator with at least one writer's willingness to mentor you in the required internship. One letter must be from your current, immediate supervisor.
Disclosure of Criminal Record
A written response to "Why are you interested in earning a M.A. in Educational Leadership and/or School Administration licensure?" Please include your career aspirations, and limit your response to one page maximum.
Professional Behaviors and Dispositions Assessment
Photo Release and Waiver
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
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