Educational Leadership
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Office Phone: (217) 206-6306 or (217) 206-7516
Office Location: BRK 377 

Master of Arts in Educational Leadership:

The Master of Arts in Educational Leadership (MA-EDL) is designed to equip educators with the skills for positions of administration in K-12 schools, higher education, and educational organizations.  The Principal Administrative Endorsement is an option that many students choose to complete within the required coursework for their MA-EDL.  The Principal endorsement program is approved by the Illinois State Board of Education.


Students are assigned an advisor when they are admitted to the program. The advisor will contact the student during the first semester of enrollment. The academic advisor will assist students in planning their program of study.

Grading Policy

Students should refer to the campus policy on Grades Acceptable Toward Master’s Degrees section of this catalog.