Online Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Online Master of Education (M.Ed.) Degree in Educational Leadership

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Offered by:
College of Education and Health Professions

Program at a Glance

  • 100 Percent Online  
  • 33 Credit hours
  • GRE exempt for those with minimum GPA of 3.0
  • Internship (not online) required
  • Can be completed in 2 years
  • Required: a valid teaching license
  • Accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation

Estimated Cost

  • $409.94 Tuition
  • $2.70 Library Fee
  • $10.48 Network & Data Systems Fee
  • $30 Off-Campus fee
*Tuition and fees per credit hour reflect fall 2016 rates for students studying completely online. If an online student takes a course on campus, tuition and fees will differ.

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Current pass rate of UofA students sitting for the School Leaders Licensure Assessment is 100%.

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Become an Administrator

This master's degree program provides professional preparation for educators seeking administrative positions in elementary and secondary schools. The program now has a 100 percent pass rate on the School Leaders Licensure Assessment (SLLA). An internship (not online) is required for building-level licensure. Apply anytime through rolling application process.




video testimonial - Courtney Erickson

"The University as a whole has a great family feeling. It's big, but it feels really small. You feel like a person and not just a number. This program has opened up a lot of opportunities within the workforce that I’m really excited about."

Courtney Erickson
2014 Graduate

Network across the state

The Educational Leadership program at the U of A is more than just a collection of courses. The program is:

  • An extensive network of K-16 partners throughout the state
  • A distinguished list of alumni in key leadership positions throughout the country
  • A faculty committed to providing a highly rigorous and relevant classroom experience
  • Researchers that bridge theory and practice to respond to the needs of policymakers and practitioners in the field
  • Students who are passionate about transforming schools and improving the lives of children

Admission

Students may start fall, spring, or summer.
Admission to the the program is a two-step process.

  1. Apply for admission to the University of Arkansas Graduate School and submit all official transcripts.
  2. Apply for admission to the program, submit 3 letters of recommendation and a copy of teaching license.

Before planning on completing your internship/practicum/clinical in Colorado, please contact Jeremiah Wax (jwax@uark.edu) as some limitations may apply.