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, M.S. - Educational Administration and Leadership.Ed.D. - Educational Administration and Leadership.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

In the Educational Administration and Leadership graduate program you will develop the skills to analyze and implement sound administrative practices and policies for effective school change and improvement in PK-12 education. You'll take the first step toward obtaining administrative licensure as you enhance your leadership skills and develop research skills for program planning, policy analysis and evaluation.

Program Highlights

  • Courses blend online and face-to-face learning to accommodate working professionals
  • Online learning is synchronous (together, in real time) and asynchronous (time and place are irrelevant)
  • Face-to-face learning is offered weekdays, evenings, weekends and summertime in St. Cloud and St. Cloud State at Plymouth 
  • Faculty members are accomplished professionals with experience in the field
  • Designed for full-time and part-time students
  • Full-time students who take 12 credits per semester fall, spring and summer can finish in one year
  • Continue your education with a post-masters certificate and doctoral degree in Educational Administration and Leadership

 

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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