Those who want to excel in the field of P-12 leadership can fast-track their career by enrolling in Capella University’s online Master of Science degree program, specializing in Leadership in Educational Administration. This program, one of the very few that is approved in the United States, has been designed to meet the nationally recognized leadership standards of the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC). It is also accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE).
Capella’s online MS – Leadership in Educational Administration program will give learners several opportunities to apply theoretical learnings to real-world situations. The program also allows enrollees to develop a professional portfolio that can be used to demonstrate master-level competencies to present and potential employers. Capella’s online MS – Leadership in Education Administration program is usually chosen by licensed teachers of school administrators who are interested in taking on more responsibilities either as building leaders or district administrators.
The full program is composed of 48 credit units of academic coursework and these are earned by completing the required number of Core Courses and Specialization Courses. Since some courses have prerequisites, it is recommended that learners consult with an enrollment advisor prior to commencing on the program.
Tuition usually does not include the cost of books and other incidental expenses. To help ease the cost of education, financial aid programs are in place and these are readily available to eligible students.