Masters in Educational Leadership Online

California State University, East Bay’s Master of Science in Educational Leadership is designed for those who wish to become leaders in education at the preK-12, preschool, adult, or community college levels. The online-only format makes the program convenient for anyone in the world, not just those who live or work in the San Francisco East Bay Area. Students can look forward to a hands-on, rigorous curriculum in which both the instructors and fellow students provide detailed feedback on each student's work.

Admissions and Application Information

The Online Masters in Educational Leadership is nationally recognized and one of our most popular programs for the working professional. This program is currently maintained in partnership with the Division of Continuing and International Education (DCIE).

Admissions Requirements

Curriculum and Degree Requirements

Satisfactory completion of the University Writing Skills Requirement.
Satisfactory completion of EDLD 693 Graduate Synthesis.
30 units of required course work

Course Information

  • Spring Admissions
  • Online
  • 30 unit program (18 months)
  • 1st year option to gain Preliminary Administrative Services Credential

For more info contact:
Nancy Jordan

Included below are answers to questions we typically receive about the Online Masters of Science in Educational Leadership Degree Program. If you have further questions please contact one of our highly skilled Administrators.