Idaho State University

College of Education

Educational Leadership


Box 8020

Stop 8059

Pocatello, ID 83209

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Education with Educational Administration Master of Education in Instructional Technology Educational Specialist in Educational Administration, Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership Doctor of Philosophy in Instructional Design

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Graduate Department of Educational Leadership and Instructional Design is home to master's and doctoral programs in both fields. Experienced and professional faculties bring proven theory and techniques to programs designed to prepare leaders and practitioners with the skills, dispositions, and knowledge needed to think and act creatively, positively, and responsibly in meeting 21st Century challenges in the nation’s institutions of education and beyond. The department has a proud tradition of preparing practitioners who are highly qualified leaders, informed decision makers, and both effective and reflective change agents in their fields.


Idaho State University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.

International Student Requirements:

International students (whose native language is not English) must achieve satisfactory scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS). (1) TOEFL Exam: Total score of 80 with a score of at least 20 on each section (2) IELTS Exam: 6.5 or higher on the overall band (3) Level 112 from ELS Language Centers also meets the English language proficiency requirements. Students must contact the Graduate School at before applying for ELS conditional admission in order to verify that the program of interest offers conditional admission. For questions regarding visas, proof of financial support forms, or I-20 forms, please contact the International Programs Office (IPO) at or (208) 282-4320.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 36

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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