MEd in Administrative Leadership (ALDR)

Acquire the advanced skills needed to be an effective leaders of people from diverse cultures, backgrounds and learning styles.

Students in the administrative leadership program learn theories that enable effective management of people within an organization. Administrative training programs instill principles of leadership and supervision that drive instructional improvements. Developing personnel and personal success go hand in hand with theories, principles and practices for designing curricula, including Diversity Education. The administrative training degree includes in-depth knowledge of public education legal issues and attention is also given to how public school finance works within specific state regulations.

Completing our program confirms your ability to understand and apply leadership skills and concepts to given situations and in individual practice, as well as analyze best practices and apply appropriate theory to real world situations.

Administrative Leadership Curriculum
Applied Theory
ELEC 102*Online Training0
TLDR 501Understanding Teachers as Leaders3
TLDR 502Understanding Community Leadership3
TLDR 503Understanding Practical Advocacy3
Teaching Specialization: Administrative Leadership
ALDR 501Examining Theories of Organizational Leadership and Administration3
ALDR 502Exploring School Finance3
ALDR 503Understanding School Law3
ALDR 504Leadership and Supervision: Considerations for Instruction3
ALDR 505Strategies for Personal Success: Developing Personnel3
ALDR 506Curriculum Design and Development in Education3
Applied Leadership
TLDR 601Exploring Applied Leadership3
TLDR 602Collaborative Leadership3
TLDR 603Leadership in Action3
Total Degree Credits:36
Additional Requirements for Nevada Endorsement
TLDR 599Educational Research3
TLDR 605Internship Course6
Total with Additional Nevada Endorsement Credits:45