The Educational Leadership Program is designed to prepare school leaders.· Graduates of this program will be eligible to apply for the Mississippi K – 12 Administrator's License.· Coursework focuses on instructional leadership, ethics, understanding change, data analysis to influence decision making, and the challenges facing schools of the 21st century.· Applicants must have a minimum of 3 years K – 12 teaching experience.· Applications for this cohort program are received each spring.· A new cohort begins study each summer.
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Financial aid is available to part-time and full-time students seeking a degree after acceptance to the program. For more information, please call the Financial Aid Center at 662-329-7114.
You may also fill out an application for a Graduate Scholarship or Graduate Assistantship from Graduate Studies in Education.
If you are a licensed public school teacher in Mississippi and in need of financial assistance, please contact the financial aid office of the Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) for information on the Graduate Teacher Reimbursement Scholarships (GTS). 1-800-327-2980 or 601-423-6997 or www.ihl.state.ms.us
Information on the course for this program can be found in the Graduate Bulletin.
Graduate Education Application Form Educational Leadership Portfolio Guidelines Scholarship Application Graduate Assistantship Application Immunization Form Recommendation Form
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Dr. Monica RileyDir. Graduate Studies in EducationDepartment Chair
Education Building Phone: (662) 329-7365
1100 College Street Columbus, MS 39701phone: 662.329.4750 or 877.462.8439