Educational Leadership and Administration (International Non-Licensure) - MS in Education

Educational Leadership and Administration (International Non-Licensure)

Designed for international educators living outside the U.S.*, Walden’s online MS in Education with a specialization in Educational Leadership and Administration (International Non-Licensure) equips you with the skills and knowledge you need to meet the challenges of today’s international educational community.

Discover how to lead curriculum initiatives and improve instructional effectiveness as you develop an individual learning plan that will help you set your goals as a school administrator.

Aligned with the standards of the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) and grounded in current research and best practices, this unique program’s curriculum explores topics such as budget and personnel allocation, leading curriculum initiatives, serving diverse student populations, and using media for effective communication. This specialization is designed to train you to:

  • Create a shared strategic vision within the school community.
  • Recruit, hire, and inspire school personnel committed to improving student achievement.
  • Lead curriculum, assessment, and community-building initiatives to improve student outcomes and the learning environment.
  • Manage the complex educational, financial, human resource, and legal issues critical to effective school management.

Completion Requirements

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion will vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336.

Core Courses

*U.S. citizens living abroad may qualify for our principal licensure program. Some restrictions apply. Contact an enrollment advisor for more information and to see if you qualify.

This program is not intended to lead to teacher certification. Teachers are advised to contact their individual school districts as to whether this program may qualify for salary advancement.

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