Required Courses

The School Leadership MEd curriculum varies depending on your chosen concentration. 

Curriculum Supervision Concentration

Core and elective courses for this 30-credit hour degree program include 

  • Gender Issues in Education,
  • Leadership for Learning, and 
  • Policy and Practice in Urban Education

Learn more about the required courses for the School Leadership MEd with a concentration in Curriculum Supervision

Principal Leadership Concentration

Core and elective courses for this 30-credit hour degree program include 

  • Change Leadership,
  • Critical Understanding of Social Science Research, and
  • School Operations: Finance, Management, Technology and Communication.

Learn more about the required courses for the School Leadership MEd with a concentration in Principal Leadership

Reform and Change Leadership Concentration

Core and elective courses for this 30-credit hour degree program include 

  • Context for School Reform: Education Law, Policy and Politics;
  • Democratic, Equitable, and Ethical Leadership; and
  • Educational Policy: Decision Making.

Learn more about the required courses for the School Leadership MEd with a concentration in Reform and Change Leadership

Clearances

Students pursuing the Principal Leadership or Curriculum Supervision concentrations must submit updated child abuse, criminal and drug clearances every year. Learn more about submitting clearance requirements. Clearances are not required for students in the Reform and Change Leadership concentration.