School of Education - George Mason University

The Education Leadership Master's Program is dedicated to improving the quality of pre-K - 12 education through teaching, research, and service.

The 30-credit Master's degree is designed to fulfill Virginia requirements for licensure in Administration and Supervision PK-12, and is aligned with national standards for school building leaders. Applicants who already have a Master’s degree and a valid teachers’ license in Virginia may apply to the 24-credit Certificate option, which includes the first eight courses listed below.

Education Leadership, MEd

Courses should be taken in the sequence listed below. Students must earn a B- or better in the first 8 courses listed.

Total credits: 30

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