What will I learn?

The Principal ship - Master of Education (M.Ed.) meets the State requirements of certification for those completing the program.

M.Ed. Graduation Requirements (33 cr)

Principal ship (School Building Leadership) (33 cr)

EDL 630 - School Leadership in a Changing World 3 cr

EDL 631 - Analysis & Digital Skills 3 cr

EDL 632 - Leading School Improvement 3 cr

EDL 633 - Data Informed Decision Making 3 cr

EDL 634 - School Management & the Legal Environ 3 cr

EDL 635 - Ethics, Diversity, & School Leadership 3 cr

EDL 636 - Leading Organizational Change 3 cr

EDL 637 - Leading an Instructional Culture 3 cr

EDL 638 - Leader Impact on Student Achievement 3 cr

EDL 639 - School/Family/Community Outreach 3 cr

EDL 670 - School Building Leadership Capstone 3 cr

Which department am I in?

College of Education

Study options

Full Time (33 credit hours)

Tuition fees
US$21,491.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

13 January 2020, 31 August 2020


College of Education

Gilbertson Hall, 7400 Bay Road,



48710, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with a cumulative GPA of 3.0; Undergraduate prerequisites include not less than three credits in statistics and/or research methods.

For international students

Students must hold a bachelor degree from an accredited college or university.

English Language Requirements: Minimum GPA is 3.0, TOEFL - 79, IELTS - 6.5, PTE - 56, ELS Certificate - 111/112, Education First - C1.

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About this uni

“SVSU’s intimate approach to teaching ensures that students work closely with faculty staff and graduates from around the world”

  • Tuition fees are among the lowest in Michigan
  • Partial scholarships available for international students
  • Over 90 different programs to choose from
  • 95% placement rate for graduates