Kent State University

College of Education, Health, and Human Services

Educational Administration - K-12 Leadership


School of Visual Communication Design

Henderson Hall Box 5190

Kent, OH 44242

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.), Master of Arts (M.A.)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Arts (M.A.) and the Master of Education (M.Ed.) in Educational Administration–K-12 Leadership prepares teachers to become administrators in public and private school settings. This is an academically rigorous and experientially intense program where future school leaders are challenged to excel and take their learning and potential to the next level by developing  knowledge and understanding of current and developing leadership theories and practices in a democratic society.

The Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in Educational Administration–K-12  provides continuing educational opportunities for practitioners who wish to hold professional leadership positions such as directors of instruction, special subject/area coordinators, a director of staff development, directors of research, directors of pupil services.

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Educational Administration–K-12 Leadership prepares scholarly practitioners and practicing scholars to lead complex educational settings. Graduates are employed in public and private institutions at the pre-kindergarten to grade 12 and higher educational levels, as well as in non-school settings, both public and private.


Contact the school for information

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Large Suburb

Find Schools