Educational Leadership (Ontario), M.S.Ed.

The M.S.Ed. in educational leadership has been offered in Ontario, Canada, with ministerial consent since 1984. It is offered to Ontario candidates who wish to pursue leadership positions and receive a master’s degree, and in collaboration with public and Catholic Greater Toronto area boards and additional sites. This program does not lead to New York state certification.

Required Courses
EDU 528Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion 13
EDU 595Intro to Educ Research & Statistics3
EDU 615Intro to Educational Leadership3
EDU 649Capstone for the School Building Leader3
EDU 632Leadership and the School Building3
EDU 635School Law3
EDU 644Instructional Supervision3
EDU 645Curriculum Planning: Design,3
EDU 684Research in Educational Leadership3
EDU 694Administrative Internship Part I3
Select two electives in educational administration6
Further Requirements
Pass Administrative Internship
Pass Comprehensive Exam
Total Credits36

Fulfills requirement for course in another discipline

Internship Requirements

The internship experience starts with embedded field experiences throughout required course work and culminates with two internship courses designed to provide an intensive authentic leadership experience aligned to the NELP Standards. A minimum of 600 clock hours is required to complete the internship requirement.

The internship experiences provide administrative experiences that merge theory and practice. They provide an opportunity to learn through direct work experience under the guidance and supervision of experienced professional administrators. The internship focuses on the concepts of leadership and the application of leadership skills. Candidates complete the internship in one or two semesters. Candidates are required to register for EDU 697 Indiv Clinical Prac Advisement (1 credit) for an extension of the internship beyond this timeline.