Graduate Programs for School Leaders

Administration and Supervision Degree Programs

The Master of Arts in Educational Administration is a program designed for candidates who aspire to school leadership positions as a supervisor, director, assistant principal or principal.

Teacher Leadership

This degree program is designed for students who wish to develop their instructional leadership capacities in educational settings. The program is designed to be developmental and experiential in nature, fostering ethical behavior and the improvement of the profession.

Principal Certificate

The Principal Certificate is a sequence option designed for candidates who aspire to school leadership positions as a director, assistant principal, or principal. Candidates have completed a Master degree and hold New Jersey certification as supervisor.

Supervisor of Instruction Certificate

This program is designed for experienced and fully certified teachers to gain the necessary skills and professional knowledge to become supervisors in a New Jersey school district. Prospective students must have a Standard New Jersey teacher’s certificate, three years of approved full-time teaching experience, and a Master degree from an accredited college or university to be admitted into the program.


Graduate Programs for Organizational Leaders

Leadership in Information Technology

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership prepares graduates with skills and abilities needed to lead organizational change and understand how information technology can be used to improve organizational effectiveness and efficiency.

Leadership in Higher Education

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership prepares graduates for a variety of institutional roles in higher education, with emphasis on developing leadership skills for organizational change.

Leadership in Counseling-Related Services

The Master of Arts in Organizational Leadership prepares graduates with knowledge of mental health issues in order to increase their effectiveness as leaders and change agents in the organizations that serve consumers with mental health needs.

Developing People and Organizations

This track is aimed at preparing students to be successful, strategic and impactful professionals who are able to work effectively through others.