110 Masters Programs in Educational Leadership

A masters degree in educational leadership offers individuals from primary, secondary as well as those involved in higher education, human resource development and social work with an opportunity to advance their skills in educational organizations. The masters program is also ideal for people in management and in various leadership positions who would like to further their studies in related disc… Read more

A masters degree in educational leadership offers individuals from primary, secondary as well as those involved in higher education, human resource development and social work with an opportunity to advance their skills in educational organizations. The masters program is also ideal for people in management and in various leadership positions who would like to further their studies in related disciplines.

Students in the masters program acquire a deeper understanding of various theories in organizational behavior, educational leadership and change processes and how these three aspects impact educational institutions. The program helps the students familiarize themselves with a range of issues surrounding management and how the issues relate to developments in education, the society and the economy. The students develop skills in analysis of development policies and the various factors that affect the implementation of management policies in an educational context.

Graduates of the program also gain written and oral communication skills. These skills, backed with research skills obtained over the duration of the program enable the graduates to join the job market with an upper hand. Key information in relevant technologies as well as academic writing skills are also acquired while in the program. A masters program in educational leadership equips individuals with required skills to take up administrative positions in public and non-public educational institutions.

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Carthage College
Kenosha, USA

Carthage offers a 38-credit Master of Education program with three areas of concentration, as well as licensing tracks in reading, administration, special education, and Engli ... +

Carthage offers a 38-credit Master of Education program with three areas of concentration, as well as licensing tracks in reading, administration, special education, and English language learning. Through evening studies, you can earn your M.Ed., add additional teaching licenses, or complete coursework for personal enrichment. -
Master
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Marconi International University - Miami
Miami, USA

The Master in Education Leadership and Management program is designed for students who seek roles as leaders in the field of education, exposing them to innovative research an ... +

The Master in Education Leadership and Management program is designed for students who seek roles as leaders in the field of education, exposing them to innovative research and practice in the leadership, management, and administration of educational institutions. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
18 months
English, Spanish
Sep 2020
Campus
Online
 
University of South Florida Sarasota–Manatee
Sarasota, USA

The Master of Education (MEd) in Educational Leadership offers students three concentrations to choose from: Curriculum Leadership, K-12 Public School Leadership and Non-Publi ... +

The Master of Education (MEd) in Educational Leadership offers students three concentrations to choose from: Curriculum Leadership, K-12 Public School Leadership and Non-Public/Charter School Leadership. -
Master
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
5 semesters
English
Jan 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
University of Latvia
Riga, Latvia

The Master's program was created in 2007 by four universities. Coordinating university: National University of Distance Education (Madrid, Spain). Participating universities: ... +

The Master's program was created in 2007 by four universities. Coordinating university: National University of Distance Education (Madrid, Spain). Participating universities: Charles University in Prague (Prague, Czech Republic), University of Latvia (Riga, Latvia), and Ludwigsburg University of Education (Reutlingen, Germany). The program is students’ workplace orientated. Therefore, the target audience is applicants from Latvia, the European Union, and countries worldwide with bachelor's degree in Social, Human and Natural sciences. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Campus
 
University of Wollongong
Wollongong, Australia

The Master of Education Advanced (Educational Leadership) is for people who are currently in educational leadership roles or who wish to pursue leadership positions in educati ... +

The Master of Education Advanced (Educational Leadership) is for people who are currently in educational leadership roles or who wish to pursue leadership positions in educational settings such as schools, early childhood, higher education and vocational education. During this degree, you will gain extensive practical skills and an advanced theoretical understanding of educational leadership and management, and learn how to apply this to your practice as an educator. You will enhance your skills in areas such as mentoring new educators, managing curricula and assessment, supporting staff development, and leading organisational change. Throughout this degree, you will build the skills to investigate and solve complex issues in a rapidly changing educational climate. You will also conduct an individualised research project that aligns with your work and interests. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
Mar 2020
31 Jan 2020
Campus
Online
 
Oulu University of Applied Sciences
Oulu, Finland

The Master’s Degree Programme in Education Entrepreneurship bridges the fields of education, entrepreneurship, design and innovation. It focuses on a hands-on approach to supp ... +

The Master’s Degree Programme in Education Entrepreneurship bridges the fields of education, entrepreneurship, design and innovation. It focuses on a hands-on approach to support new innovations in education such as building education technology start-ups or social impact initiatives, and leading innovation in educational organizations and companies. Studies are offered in an executive-style and through a blended learning model with time both online and during four intensive face-to-face, multi-day bootcamps throughout the year. -
Master
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
English
Aug 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Syracuse University - School of Education
Syracuse, USA

This program is designed to serve those international students who aspire to leadership roles in elementary and secondary schools. Applicants should have experience teaching c ... +

This program is designed to serve those international students who aspire to leadership roles in elementary and secondary schools. Applicants should have experience teaching children or adolescents and working with adults at these levels. -
MSc
English
Campus
 
University of Roehampton London
London, United Kingdom

This postgraduate programme is designed to offer professionals the opportunity to engage in systematic and analytical enquiry into the theory and practice of leadership and ma ... +

This postgraduate programme is designed to offer professionals the opportunity to engage in systematic and analytical enquiry into the theory and practice of leadership and management in education. Students will use the knowledge and skills gained to improve their own practice, in leadership and management roles, across the whole range of educational institutions and related organisations. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Sep 2020
Campus
 
UNITAR
Selangor, Malaysia

Master of Education (Educational Leadership & Management) helps students gain a strong foundation in education theory and research, culminating in a project paper at the e ... +

Master of Education (Educational Leadership & Management) helps students gain a strong foundation in education theory and research, culminating in a project paper at the end of the course. The course structure is ideal for those who want to develop specialized knowledge and skills in educational leadership, research and other areas related to education management. -
Master
Full-time
2 years
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Bath Spa University
Bath, United Kingdom

In a globally connected and rapidly changing world the skills needed in the future are very different to those needed today. It is argued that education offers each individual ... +

In a globally connected and rapidly changing world the skills needed in the future are very different to those needed today. It is argued that education offers each individual and nation the best chance of navigating an unknown future. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
Georgia Southern University
Statesboro, USA

You can prepare for a career or growth within your career in post-secondary administration through this M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration. This program offers you the o ... +

You can prepare for a career or growth within your career in post-secondary administration through this M.Ed. in Higher Education Administration. This program offers you the opportunity to satisfy course requirements on campus and via online instruction as either a part-time or full-time student. Through innovative instructional formats, you will explore historical and contemporary issues affecting the ‘products’ and ‘services’ of higher education. -
Master
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
English
13 Jan 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Universidad Panamericana de Guatemala
Guatemala City, Guatemala +19 More

It offers specialization in administrative management in the field of education to develop professional competencies in the administrators who direct and manage the resources ... +

It offers specialization in administrative management in the field of education to develop professional competencies in the administrators who direct and manage the resources of an educational institution. -
Master
Full-time
Part-time
2 years
Spanish
Feb 2020
Online
 
The University of Waikato
Hamilton, New Zealand +1 More

Enhance your career prospects with a specialised programme that challenges you personally and professionally. Make a difference to the quality of education and create opportun ... +

Enhance your career prospects with a specialised programme that challenges you personally and professionally. Make a difference to the quality of education and create opportunities for your future leaders in education. -
Master
Full-time
18 months
English
Campus
 
The University of Wollongong in Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates

The Master of Educational Studies at UOWD will provide you with specialized knowledge in education practice and leadership to take on a strategic role in the advancement of th ... +

The Master of Educational Studies at UOWD will provide you with specialized knowledge in education practice and leadership to take on a strategic role in the advancement of the UAE schooling system. Designed in collaboration with industry experts, this program will position you at the forefront of innovation and best practice in the education sector. -
Master
Full-time
18 months
English
Feb 2020
Campus
 
NYU Steinhardt School of Culture, Education and Human Development
New York, USA

Change the future of education policy with a career in leadership, politics, and advocacy. In this master of arts program, you'll explore educational politics and policy and t ... +

Change the future of education policy with a career in leadership, politics, and advocacy. In this master of arts program, you'll explore educational politics and policy and the role of educational organizations working with schools and communities, both nationally and internationally. Learn to lead cross-sector, create collaborative networks, and engage in research and policy analysis. -
MA
Full-time
Part-time
3 semesters
English
Sep 2020
01 Feb 2020
Campus