Maser of Science in Educational Leadership – Licensure
The Master of Science in Educational Leadership is a fully online adult-learner focused program designed to prepare you for school leadership positions while you continue working. The curriculum is designed to provide candidates with real-world experiences to bridge theory and practice and to support the development of the foundational knowledge, skills and dispositions essential to success in diverse school contexts.
Master of Science in Educational Leadership – Non-Licensure
The Master of Science in Education – Educational Leadership (non-licensure track) provides students an opportunity to gain extensive knowledge and skills for an administrative role in the education field. The curriculum is designed to advance leadership competencies with data-driven decision making, leadership in learning organizations, fiscal management, and developing human capital. This non-licensure emphasis is recommended for students practicing in the private or public sector, as well as those in organizational training and development roles.
The program will empower you to be a vision and mission driven school leader developing your ability to improve educational outcomes and effect positive change in diverse P-12 school settings. Our program aligns with Professional Standards for Educational Leaders (PSEL) and is designed to create culturally competent and responsive school leaders. Upon completion of this 36-credit hour program, candidates are eligible to apply for an administrator license in New Mexico.
The College of Business Administration at the University of the Southwest is an Educational Member of the International Accreditation Council for Business Education (IACBE), and has affirmed its commitment to excellence in business education.