MEd in Education Leadership & Administration
Jones International University'sŪ Master of Education in Education Leadership and Administration program is designed for working professionals interested in advancing their knowledge of adult learning. Read more about the Master of Education in Education Leadership and Administration program here.
Official Program Name:
Master of Education in Education Leadership and Administration
School Offering Program:
Jones International University® (JIU®)
Students considering Jones International University's Master of Education in Education Leadership and Administration program should possess a teaching license and may have some experience working in schools or other educational organizations. All applicants to Jones International University's master's programs must have already earned a bachelor degree; however, some programs may have additional requirements.
Students enrolled in the Master of Education in Education Leadership and Administration program will learn management, research and strategic planning concepts essential to the field of academic leadership. Through specially designed coursework, students will have the opportunity to gain a well rounded understanding of the policies and business practices associated with today's education system. While learning the skills and knowledge related to education administration, students will have the opportunity to learn about the future of higher education and its contributing social factors. In addition, students will have the chance to study different teaching methods and education delivery systems.
Total Credits Required:
Financial aid may be available to eligible students. The university's Financial Aid Office assists students in finding and receiving the fullest benefits package available to them.
Required Courses for a Master of Education in Education Leadership and Administration
Program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact Jones International University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.
Orientation Course (1 credit)
- JIU 101: Orientation-Successful Online Learning
Education Core Courses (18 credits)
- EDU 522: Research Methods: Improving Learning Organizations
- EDU 542: Strategic Planning for Educators
- EDU 544: Business Management for Learning Organizations
- EDU 630: Needs Assessment for Learning Environments
- EDU 653: Assessment Strategies to Improve Adult Learning
- EDU 681: Adult Learning Theory
Education Leadership and Administration Courses (9 credits)
- EDU 682: Public Policy and Higher Education
- EDU 683: Successful Leadership in Higher Education Administration
- EDU 684: The Future of Higher Education
Capstone Course (3 credits)
- EDU 669: Capstone: The Professional Adult Educator
Furthering Your Education:
Graduates of Jones International University's Master of Education in Education Leadership and Administration program could pursue doctoral degrees related to education administration. A doctoral degree program could help graduates learn more advanced management, research and planning methods related to the field of education.
After completing the Master of Education in Education Leadership and Administration program, graduates could pursue entry- and mid-level administrative positions in schools, colleges, universities and other educational organizations.
Entry-level positions that graduates could pursue include:
- School Principal
- Assistant Principal
- Academic Director
- Dean of Students
Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates
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