About the Educational Leadership Graduate Programs
The Educational Leadership graduate programs are designed for individuals seeking to become certified elementary, middle or secondary school principals, supervisors of an individual or comprehensive educational area, school superintendents, or assistant superintendents. In addition, specially designed programs are available for individuals seeking to become middle managers in other education organizations. The degree is not required for certification, and certification requirements may vary based on academic credit.
Master of Education Degree Requirements (M.Ed.)
(a minimum of 30 credits)
The degree program must be planned with an adviser to ensure that degree and/or certification requirements are satisfied.
A full year of an administrative internship and the completion of a leadership portfolio
All students completing a graduate Education degree are required to complete a Degree Candidacy Form with their academic adviser after completing 15 Arcadia graduate credits. Degree Candidacy is the academic program plan required for the degree and must be submitted to the Office of Graduate Studies.