St. Cloud State University

College of Education

Educational Administration and Leadership

Address:

St. Cloud State UniversitySchool of Graduate Studies720 Fourth Avenue South

Stewart Hall 257

Saint Cloud, MN 56301

United States

Phone:

1-320-308-0121

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Sixth Year Program - Educational Leadership

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MS in Educational Administration and Leadership program prepares you for a profession in education administration for K-12 school organizations. Specifically, these positions include principals, superintendents and special education directors. Upon completion of the M.S., a graduate may choose to pursue licensure through the 6th Year Program or the Specialist Degree Program.

Degrees and Plans Offered

  • Master of Science in Educational Administration and Leadership: Plan A (Thesis) at 31 credits
  • Master of Science in Educational Administration and Leadership: Plan C (Portfolio) at 36 credits
  • Sixth-Year Certificate Program in Educational Administration and Leadership at 30 credits
  • Specialist Degree in Educational Administration and Leadership at 36 credits
  • Doctorate in Educational Leadership at 72 credits

 

Accreditation:

National Council for Accreditation and Teacher Education (NCATE).

International Student Requirements:

In addition to submitting an application, application fee, GRE/GMAT scores if required by program, and 3 letters of recommendation, international students must also submit scores from a language admission exam and financial documentation stating that the student has the ability to cover the cost of graduate study. Qualifying language admission exams and required scores are as follows: TOEFL: 550 on the paper exam or 79 on the iBT with no subscore under 17; Michigan Placement Test: 80; IELTS: 6.5.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 30-36 (72 for Doctor

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): M.S.- 344.74 resident/538.86 non-resident, Ed.D-54 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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