Acadia University - Division of Research and Graduate Studies

Leadership

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Program Information

School:Acadia University - Division of Research and Graduate Studies
Faculty:Education
Degree:Master
Field of Study:Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Description:The Master of Education in Leadership explores concepts of leadership, organization, social justice, democratic action, equity, empowerment and change. This program is a combination of face-to-face and on-line courses.
URL:Leadership at Acadia University - Division of Research and Graduate Studies
Length:1 Year(s)
Careers:Administrators - Post-Secondary Education and Vocational TrainingAdministrators in Education - Elementary and Secondary EducationSchool PrincipalsSee More...

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*73 to 76
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    A Bachelor of Education degree or its equivalent (NS Teachers College plus an undergraduate degree) with a B (73-76%) average in the BEd program or in the final two years of study is required. Applicants who do not hold a Bachelor of Education degree or its equivalent and seek admission to the M.Ed. Counselling program for purposes other than school counselling must hold a four-year undergraduate degree (20 full credits) with a B (73-76%) average in the final two years of study and fulfill all other requirements.

    Test Scores:
    • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 80] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 93] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5]
    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Letter(s) of Reference
    • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
    • Work Experience
    Experience: Candidates must have two years of successful teaching or related experience. Documents: One official transcript from every post-secondary institution attended. Two references from persons conversant with the applicant's academic and professional ability. Applicants whose undergraduate degree is conferred five or more years ago, or who have a Master's degree, may substitute a professional reference for the academic reference. All other applicants must provide an academic reference (downloadable forms are available at http://gradstudies.acadiau.ca/Graduate_Admissions.html). A letter of intent describing the nature and focus of study, which they wish to pursue. The letter should include a discussion of relevant academic study and professional experience related to applicant's program interests. For all international applicants, a copy of passport (only page 1 and 2) is required.

    * The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on August 13, 2016