Argosy University Programs

Educational Leadership

Argosy University offers the Educational Leadership program as a Master of Arts in Education degree, Education Specialist degree, or Doctor of Education degree.

In the Master of Arts in Educational Leadership program, students gain practical and academic skills in analysis, oral and written communication, problem solving, critical thinking, team-building, and computer technology. This Educational Leadership degree program is designed for students who seek roles as leaders in the field of education. A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution is necessary for admission into this Educational Leadership degree program.

The Education Specialist program in Educational Leadership provides educators with knowledge and a range of skills necessary to function effectively in their profession.

The Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership program is for students preparing for or advancing in their careers functioning as education leaders as school district, regional, state, or national administrators. The Educational Leadership doctorate program requires that students choose a concentration in either higher education administration or K-12 education.


Only campuses in Arizona, California, Florida, Hawaii, Illinois, Minnesota, Texas, and Utah offer programs that lead to teacher, administrator, or school psychologist certification, licensure, or endorsement in any State in the United States.

With the exception of the MAED in Educational Administration (in a limited number of states), the programs, offered through Argosy University, Online Programs DO NOT lead to teacher or administrator certification, licensure, or endorsement in any State in the United States, regardless of the State in which the student resides.

The Education Specialist in Educational Leadership and the Master of Arts in Education in Educational Leadership DO NOT lead to teacher or administrator certification, licensure, or endorsement in any state in the United States. These programs are designed to enhance the skills and knowledge of students who are already certified, licensed or endorsed and for students who are interested in pursuing these degrees for reasons other than obtaining teacher or administrator certification, licensure, or endorsement. Additionally, the credits earned through participating in these programs offered by Argosy University are unlikely to be transferable to any other similar program that is approved for teacher or administrator certification, licensure or endorsement in any State. (Does not apply to Georgia students.)

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