Master Of Education In Higher Education Educational Leadership
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Credit Hours
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Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% online, 8-week courses
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Aug 24, 2020
Accreditation
NCATE through CAEP

Transform Higher Education with an Online Master’s in Education Degree – Educational Leadership

Institutions of higher learning are growing nationwide, which creates a greater need for qualified individuals to lead and develop innovative programs for an institution’s success. With a practice-focused approach to teaching and leadership, Liberty’s higher education degree will equip you to meet the challenges of being in school or university leadership. If you are ready for a challenging, rewarding degree program that will set you up for success, then our Master of Education in Higher Education – Educational Leadership program is right for you!


Why Choose Our Master’s in Education Degree in Higher Education – Educational Leadership Program?

Liberty University is a leader in higher education, pioneering distance education since 1985. A lot has changed since then, but our commitment to Training Champions for Christ has remained. We are proud to offer our M.Ed. in Higher Education – Educational Leadership program 100% online, so you do not have to relocate to complete your college degree.

Meeting high standards of excellence and academic quality, Liberty University’s School of Education is accredited by NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education) through CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation). This accreditation provides students like you with a marketable and industry-recognized degree that will help you open doors to new opportunities.

We are committed to providing quality education in a flexible and affordable format. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we are actually lowering our tuition for our Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Education programs. These specially priced M.A.T. and M.Ed. programs will help you expand your potential both in and out of the classroom. At $415 per credit hour for full-time students, Liberty University’s online M.Ed. is now available at one of the lowest tuition rates for this degree in the country.


What Will You Learn in Our Master’s in Education Higher Education – Educational Leadership Program?

Our master’s in education degree in higher education – educational leadership provides the critical education concepts you need to develop an understanding of the social and political aspects of higher education, student support services, and more. Our online educational leadership master’s program will prepare you to lead and manage a variety of educational functions and processes. 

The courses you will take emphasize the development of leadership skills, curriculum design, instructional supervision, effective communication, and designing staff development programs. You will also go deeper into the financial management, data collection, and school improvement metrics needed to ensure success.

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Master of Education – Higher Education Program Highlights

  • Liberty is ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility by BestColleges.com — and ranked as the #2 online school in America by Niche.com. Earning your online degree from a nonprofit university with this kind of recognition will set you apart from others in your field.

  • While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have lowered tuition for our Master of Arts in Teaching and Master of Education programs. At $415 per credit hour for full-time students (at least 9 credits per semester), Liberty University’s M.Ed. online is now available at one of the lowest tuition rates for this degree in the country.
  • The School of Education is accredited by NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education) through CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation).
  • You can complete our M.Ed. degree in as little as 1.5 years!

Higher Education Degree Information

  • This program falls under the School of Education.
  • Download and review the Degree Completion Plan for this program.
  • View the Graduate Education Course Guides (login required).
  • Licensure is not available for this program.
  • The School of Education is accredited by NCATE (National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education) through CAEP (Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation).

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Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times times

Potential Careers

  • University admissions
  • College support office
  • Educational research team

Admission Requirements for the Master’s in Education Degree in Higher Education Online

A regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with a 3.0 or above GPA is required for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admission related information.

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form**
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.