Jones International University
MEd in Education Leadership and Administration
Developed for licensed educators, the MEd in Education Leadership and Administration prepares educators seeking to advance their professional careers. Currently licensed educators find coursework, including capstone courses, designed to augment their professional knowledge, skills, and aptitude.
The MEd in Education Leadership and Administration aligns with the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC), Colorado Department of Education (CDE), and Colorado Commission on Higher Education (CCHE) professional standards. The CDE and CCHE recognize the high quality of JIU’s MEd preparation degrees and have designated JIU as a state-approved program of teacher and principal/administrator preparation. For most states, graduating from an approved program of preparation is an important step toward achieving educator licensure or certification.
Degree Learning Objectives:
- Demonstrate knowledge and skills of the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education standards (NCATE).
- Demonstrate knowledge and skills of the Educational Leadership Constituent Council Standards (ELCC).
Who should enroll:
The MEd in Education Leadership and Administration is designed for licensed educators who want to improve the quality of leadership, curriculum, instruction and assessment within K-12 schools. Graduates emerge as leaders who are ready to transform K-12 schools and advance in their careers.