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Our accelerated online master’s in Educational Leadership will inspire you with new ideas and open doors to opportunities. The program emphasizes current theory and research to inform educational leaders as they make decisions regarding positive school culture, effective teaching practices, and student achievement.
The Master of Education degree in Educational Leadership focuses on the skills and knowledge required for campus-level and central office administration careers. At the University of North Texas, you can earn a master's degree and principal certification simultaneously or, if you already have a master's degree, you can complete course work for certification only.
We stress effective instruction, curriculum development and assessment in all of our courses. You use theory and research to make decisions and apply your learning to real-world situations. Courses are presented in an accelerated online format, consisting of classes that last eight weeks. You can earn a master's degree and principal as instructional leader certificate in one year.
A master's degree in Educational Leadership can advance your career in a variety of positions. These opportunities include becoming a principal, academic director, college provost, curriculum developer, educational consultant, or tutor.