Malone University

M.S. Educational Leadership


2600 Cleveland Avenue, N.W.

Canton, OH 44709

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S. Educational Leadership

Format: Online

Program Description:

The online Master of Science in Educational Leadership at Malone University prepares working teachers to become an influential force in their field.

Our course of study is unique in its focus on both restorative practice and ethical leadership. Through a rigorous and faith-centered curriculum, you’ll gain the skills and experience you need to work expertly in critical areas like curriculum, instruction, and classroom management. The program directly aligns with both state and national standards, and prepares you for the Ohio leadership assessment upon completion.

Some key topics in the online M.S. in Educational Leadership curriculum include:
?    Instructional theory
?    The role of education in society
?    Diversity in education
?    Educational advocacy
?    Research techniques and practice
?    Contemporary issues in education
?    Practice of effective instruction
?    Leadership in educational spaces
?    School finance and funding
?    Legal considerations governing school operation
?    Management and decision making
?    School improvement planning processes
?    Educational supervision
?    Staff development
?    Advocacy and collaboration

In addition, you’ll take a hands-on approach to your education by participating in both an internship and a graduate research project. Under the supervision of experienced faculty and professional mentors, you’ll apply your classroom training to real-world settings.

Because the Master of Science in Educational Leadership is offered fully online, you’ll have ultimate flexibility while earning your degree. You’ll earn the credentials you need to professionally advance while maintaining your commitments to work and life. And, as a working educator, you’ll have the opportunity to immediately apply your education to your job. If you choose to attend the program full-time, you can complete your degree in as little as two years.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

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