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

MA in Educational Leadership:

The M.A. in Educational Leadership is designed to equip educators with the skills for positions of administration in K-12 schools, higher education, and educational organizations.  The curriculum also provides a pathway to fulfill the Illinois State Board of Education requirements for the principal endorsement if desired.


A student is assigned an advisor when he or she is admitted to the program. The advisor will contact the student during the first semester of enrollment. The academic advisor will assist the student in planning his/her program of study.

Grading Policy

A passing grade in an EDL course is considered to be B- or above.  A grade below B- in the graduate courses will require the course to be taken again.