M. Ed. in Educational leadership

M. Ed. in Educational Leadership
Non-Certification Option – 33 sem. hrs.

[Note: This program is open to candidates who do not possess a prior master’s degree in education.]

Area 1 Foundations and Research (9 sem. hrs.)
EDUC 519 Educational Statistics and Research (required)
(Select two courses)
EDUC 507 Philosophy of Education
EDUC 548 Educational Tests, Measurement, and Evaluation
EDAD 516 Issues and Ethics in the Human Service Professions
EDAD 582 Current Research in Educational Leadership

Area 2 Leadership Theory (6 sem. hrs.)
(select one course)
EDAD 511 School Organization and Management OR
EDAD 513 Models of Leadership and Management
(select one course)
EDAD 553 Educational Leadership OR
EDAD 554 Building Level Leadership

Area 3 Specialization in Leadership(12 sem. hrs.)
(Select four courses)
EDAD 504 Applications of Educational Technology
EDAD 515 Conflict Resolution
EDAD 517 Leadership and School Climate
EDAD 537 School Law
EDAD 539 Planning and Sustaining Educational Change
EDAD 543 Management of School/Business Partnerships I
EDAD 544 Management of School/Business Partnerships II
EDAD 560 Current Problems in Educational Leadership
EDAD 561 Accountability in Athletics and Physical Education Programs
EDAD 565/566 Independent Study in Educational Leadership
EDAD 592 Internship in Athletic Administration
EDAD 593 Practicum in Athletic Administration
EDAD 599 Curriculum Development

Area 4 Related Courses in Behavioral Sciences (6 sem. hrs.)
(Select two courses, by advisement)
EDPS 535 Mental Health in the Schools
EDPS 536 Individual Differences in Children
EDPS 538 Learning Disabilities
EDPS 551 Relationships between Schools and Families

To apply or request further information regarding this program, contact Erin Basford, Administrative Associate, at (315) 229-5061 or ebasford@stlawu.edu.