Florida Gulf Coast University

College of Education

Educational Leadership M.Ed.

Address:

10501 FGCU Boulevard, South

Fort Myers, FL 33965

United States

Phone:

239-590-7988

Fax:

1-239-590-7843

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Educational Leadership M.Ed.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

M.Ed. in Educational Leadership program consists of 39 hours of coursework that is designed to prepare students for leadership positions in educational settings as well as to improve performance of current leaders in educational leadership positions. Program content focuses on the functions of educational leaders and stresses the relationship between tested practice and applied theory. The M.Ed. program prepares students for Educational Leadership certification by the Florida Department of Education. Final program completion is assessed through portfolio assessment for all students.

Accreditation:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

International Student Requirements:

TOEFL or IELTS scores if earned bachelor's degree outside the US in a country where English is not the official language. A four year undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited institution. Any one of the following: a GPA of 3.0 or higher for the last 60 semester hours attempted accruing to the undergraduate degree; or a combined score of 1000 or higher on the quantitative and verbal sections of the GRE exam; or a 400 or higher on the MAT; or a graduate degree from a regionally accredited institution. All applicants must submit GPA and graduate admission (GRE or MAT) test scores regardless of which of the above criteria are met. Submission of three favorable recommendations from professionals in the field. Professional teaching certificate or eligibility for a Florida professional teaching certificate. Performance in courses taken post baccalaureate will be taken into consideration for admission to the College of Education Graduate Programs.

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 39

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 371.92 USD

In State Tuition (per year): 6500 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 12400 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Fringe Rural Area

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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