Graduate Programs

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Teacher Leadership Online: M.Ed.


The M.Ed. in teacher leadership is a fully online 30-credit program that prepares educators to gain an understanding of school-based teacher leadership roles and responsibilities. With this flexible online program, students will have the opportunity to learn on their own schedule, from the convenience of their home. The program is aligned to the National Teacher Leadership Standards developed by the Teacher Leadership Exploratory Consortium.

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The objectives of the program are aimed at developing teachers who are able to:

  • Coach and mentor others.
  • Leverage technology to foster collaboration.
  • Systematically look at classroom-based and school-based data to identify pupils’ needs and collaboratively select intervention methods.
  • Apply understanding about diverse schools when developing culturally relevant professional development.
  • Use the knowledge, skills and dispositions of a teacher-leader to enable them to lead from the classroom.


Application Deadlines



August 15: Final deadline to apply



October 1



January 23: Final deadline to apply



March 25



May 27Final deadline to apply


UD Tuition

The 2023-2024 UD graduate student tuition rate per credit hour is $812.