- School: Capella University
- Degree: Masters
- Subject: Educational Leadership
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The Master of Science in Education with a specialization in leadership for higher education is designed to assist teachers in learning the skills and theory they will need to assume leadership positions within advanced level programs such as community and technical colleges as well as universities and adult learning centers. Graduates of the program may be eligible for principal positions, as vice or assistant principles or as directors or department leaders in adult education programs.
Courses in the program of study will include educational leadership, management of personnel, school systems, education and program design, higher education administration, legal and ethical issues in school systems and the most effective way to teach students and provide a successful learning environment for both staff and students. Emphasis will be placed on problem solving and decision making as it applies to educational settings.