About This Program 

Expand your Skills

Our four-semester, online Master's in Educational Leadership (M.Ed.) program is designed for practicing educators who aspire to become more effective formal and informal leaders in the K-12 environment. Incorporating perspectives and practice of both teachers and administrators, coursework will explore theory and practice that provides you with the professional training to:

  • Develop as a reflective, educational leader committed to a spirit of inquiry and social justice
  • Guide your community toward a rich, equitable, and comprehensive education for all students
  • Create a school environment in which everyone can realize their potential
  • Apply research and theory to practical experiences
  • Engage in self-discovery, personal growth and development

Develop your Career

We have a proven track record of preparing students for career advancement and professional development. You will be welcomed into an online cohort of educators where you will:

  • Experience the benefits of a diverse and collaborative learning community
  • Grow in a dynamic online environment that fosters community
  • Enhance and accentuate your professional work
  • Use your local school or district for a context of study
  • Develop life-long networks

Extend your Reach

Our rich learning environment exposes you to the experiences of your classmates and expert faculty.  You will graduate well positioned for a variety of career opportunities, including:

  • Education administration
  • Training and development
  • Education consulting
  • Curriculum development / instructional design

Our Faculty

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Catherine Zeisner, Ed.D

Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership & Administration; Co-Director of Principal Certification

Elaine Radmer

Elaine Radmer, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Educational Leadership & Administration; Director of M.Ed. Educational Leadership

Deborah O'Brien

Deborah O'Brien

Assistant Professor, Educational Leadership & Administration; Co-Director of Principal Certification

M.Ed. in Educational Leadership


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