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 559 Leadership in Athletics and Physical Education
EDAD 560 Current Problems in Educational Leadership
EDAD 565 Independent Study in Educational Leadership
EDAD 577 Leadership & School Violence
EDAD 592 Internship in Athletic Administration
EDAD 593 Practicum in Athletic Administration
EDAD 599 Curriculum Development
EDAD 5002 Constructivist Practices in Educational Leadership

Area 4: Related Courses in Behavioral Sciences (6 sem. hrs.)
(Select two courses)
EDPS 538 Learning Disabilities
EDPS 541 Counseling Children & Adolescents
EDPS 551 Relationships between Schools and Families
EDPS 573 Intro to Mental Health Counseling
EDAD 517 Leadership & School Climate
EDAD 577 Leadership & School Violence

To request further information regarding this program, contact Kyle Blanchfield, Program Coordinator at (315) 229-5864 or kblanchfield@stlawu.edu.