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Online Educational Leadership Degrees

Discover LSU’s World-Class Online Degrees


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Lead with Confidence with an Online Educational Leadership Degree

LSU Online offers several options for accomplished individuals looking to lead the education landscape. These comprehensive programs allow educators to attain more challenging and in-demand education jobs and to build welcoming, rewarding, and challenging learning communities for both children and teachers. Please see below for options, and the LSU Online Enrollment Coaches are available to answer all of your questions.

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LSU Online MEd in Educational Leadership

LSU’s flagship institution offers an online Master of Education in Educational Leadership that prepares educators to become the leaders of the future. This program features nationally recognized faculty members from one of only 30 universities nationwide designated as a land-, sea-, and space-grant institution.

The LSU MEd in Educational Leadership is ranked by U.S. News as one of the Best Online Programs for master’s in education. This program can be completed in as little as 15 months, and most students continue teaching or their other careers while completing their coursework.

Online classes cover all areas of the educational spectrum, including ethics, administration of school personnel, and applying research in education.

University of Florida Online MEd Program

Total Cost: $26,424

Finish in less than 2 years

Prepares graduates for school and district leadership positions

LSU Online MEd in Educational Leadership

Total Cost: $17,901

Finish in as few as 15 months

Top-ranked U.S. News program, listed as one of the Best Online Programs

Penn State Online MEd in Educational Leadership

Total Cost: $27,720

Finish in less than 2 years

Courses can count toward professional development

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LSU Shreveport Online MEd in Educational Leadership

LSU Shreveport's online Master of Education in Educational Leadership is designed to prepare educators with practical and real-world skills for the classroom.

This program is fully accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation. Students not only receive an incredible value from this program, but can complete their studies in as few as 12 months.

Course work aligns with national and state standards: the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) standards, the Standards for School Principals in Louisiana (SSPL), and the Professional Standards for Educational Leaders (PSEL). Students can look forward to studying topics like public education financing, school wide planning, teacher mentorship, and instructional development.

WGU Online MEd

Total Cost: $25,740

Finish in less than 2 years

Named a "Best Value School" by University Research & Review

LSU Shreveport Online MEd in Educational Leadership

Total Cost: $12,697

Finish in as few as 12 months

7 concentration options available via this program and the Online MEd in Curriculum and Instruction

SNHU Online Master’s in Educational Leadership

Total Cost: $22,572

Finish in as few as 15 months

Faculty are credentialed K-12 educators