Education Leadership Track - (MAED)

Master of Arts in Education - Education Leadership Track with optional Principal Licensure
The Leadership Track is designed for current teachers seeking to enhance their leadership potential with an educational organization. Candidates are taught by experienced leaders in education to prepare them for current issues affecting educators. Candidates in this program can complete 12 hours of course work post-master's to add the principal license.

Leadership with Optional Principal License

Core Courses 1
EDF 601Psychology of Learning3
EDF 607Research Methods3
EDF 620Teaching and Learning3
EDF 621Legal/Ethical Issues in Educ3
EDF 622Philosophy of Education3
EDF 705Pupil Services3
Capstone Courses 2
EDF 701Capstone Experience3
Leadership Required Courses
EDT 602Implementing Content Area Curr3
EDT 603Mentoring and Supervision 33
EDT 605School-Community Relations 33
EDT 614Instructional Leadership 33
EDT 710Assess Student Performance 33
Total Hours36

A minimum of 3 EDF courses must be taken prior to approval for candidacy.


Taken during the final semester of the MAED program


With the approval of the Walsh University graduate advisors, the remaining 15 hours may be fulfilled by elective, or alternative format courses. The choice includes courses from EDT (3 digit course numbers) and up to six hours of alternative format courses or workshops. 

Principal Licensure - Required Courses (Post Masters)
EDF 706Principalship3
EDF 707Personnel Mgmt & Leadership3
EDF 708Internship I1.5
EDF 709School Fin for Sch Adm & Treas3
EDF 710Internship 21.5
Total Hours12