Get your degree from a top-ranked university for less.

Step into K–12 administrator roles with confidence and affect widespread positive change in education. In just one year, the 100% online CAEP-accredited M.A. in Educational Leadership from Queens University of Charlotte can teach you how to transform learning for thousands of students at a time. You graduate prepared to excel as a principal or school administrator.

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Learning Online Doesn't Mean You Learn Alone

Experienced faculty guide you through a distinctive program and help make us a top 15 university in the South.1 Faculty are real-world practitioners who are well versed in the modern-day challenges schools face, so they can help connect coursework to the issues you'll face in your new role.

Our faculty are available to you one-on-one, building strong, individualized mentoring relationships that equal those of an on-campus experience.

“Because of the smaller class sizes, the faculty were able to tailor their instruction to meet our needs.”

The Program Prepares You To:

  • Manage your school with available resources
  • Analyze problems, including the generation and application of data-driven solutions for improvement
  • Collaborate to inspire others in the creation of positive change for students and teachers
  • Shape change and provide solutions on day one in your new role

The projected job growth for elementary and secondary school administrators is projected to increase by 7.9% over the next 10 years.2

Accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges and the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education/Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation.

This program was designed for individuals with at least two years of teaching or school counseling experience.

1U.S. News & World Report.

2Burning Glass Technologies: Labor Insight™. Retrieved June 29, 2020.