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Sarasota Master of Arts In Education (MAEd) Degree in Educational Administration

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The Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) degree in Educational Administration program can prepare graduates to become effective school principals and administrators. The program is designed for practicing educators who have already completed a bachelor’s degree program from a regionally accredited institution and are seeking administrative credentialing. It is a state-certified Educational Leadership Degree and is required to become a principal within the state of Florida. Tuition partnership rates are available to employees of eligible school districts within the State of Florida. Based on state requirements, students may be required to complete additional experiences or coursework.

The first step toward earning your Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) degree in Educational Administration is to apply today. You can learn more about financial aid options, available to those who qualify, by visiting our Financial Aid and Scholarships pages, or by contacting us to request more information.

About the Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) Degree in Educational Administration at Argosy University, Sarasota
Our Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) degree in Educational Administration is a 36-credit hour program designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills to become effective leaders as school principals or administrators within the State of Florida. Graduates are qualified to take the Florida Educational Leadership Exam (FELE), which is a requirement for earning the Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) in Educational Administration.

Our flexible class schedule is ideal for working professionals who want to pursue a postgraduate degree while balancing the demands of career, family, and school. Many classes may be completed online.

This program is approved by the Florida Department of Education Initial Certification in Educational Leadership and only meets the certification requirements for the State of Florida. Students who want to work in another State are responsible to investigate the other State’s criteria about the reciprocity of the Florida Department of Education Initial Certification in Educational Leadership.

What knowledge and skills can I gain from completing the Sarasota Master of Arts (MAEd) Degree in Educational Administration?
The program can provide you with the knowledge, training and skills essential to becoming a leader as a school principal or school district administrator. You can learn how to lead a school that meets Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC) Standards and promotes student success by:

• Facilitating the development, articulation, implementation, and stewardship of a vision of learning that is shared and supported by all stakeholders
• Advocating, nurturing, and sustaining a school culture and instructional program conducive to student learning and staff professional growth
• Ensuring management of the organization, operation, and resources for a safe, efficient, and effective learning environment
• Collaborating with faculty and community members, responding to diverse community interests and needs, and mobilizing community resources
• Acting with integrity and fairness, and in an ethical manner
• Understanding, responding to, and influencing the political, social, economic, legal, and cultural context

What career opportunities are there for graduates of the Sarasota Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) in Educational Administration degree program?
Graduates of the program are qualified to apply for key leadership positions as principals and administrators within school districts in the State of Florida. As school leaders, graduates manage and motivate faculty and staff, lead in the implementation of updated policy and procedures within school districts, and work to enhance the academic experience of all students.

How to apply
The first step toward earning your Master of Arts in Education (MAEd) degree in Educational Administration is to apply today. You can learn more about financial aid options, available to those who qualify, by visiting our Financial Aid and Scholarships pages, or by contacting us to request more information.

DISCLAIMER(S)

Only the MAED in Educational Administration and the EdS and EdD in Initial Educational Administration lead to Florida Principal certification upon completion of all state and program requirements, including passage of all required Florida state licensure exams.

All other programs offered through Argosy University, Sarasota College of Education DO NOT lead to teacher, administrator, school counseling, or school psychology certification, licensure, or endorsement in any State in the United 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.

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