Expand your leadership skills in and beyond the classroom. In
Saint Leo’s M.Ed Instructional Leadership program, you’ll gain
advanced knowledge of instructional practice, theory and technology
so you can fully participate in educational governance at the
school, district and community levels.
The program is designed to meet the continuing education and
professional development needs of Florida educators who wish to
become master teachers and instructional leaders, but do not
currently seek advancement as principals or administrators via the
Education Leadership Level 1 certification through the Florida
Department of Education
Saint Leo has built a solid reputation in the educational
community for our quality programs that produce tomorrow's leaders
in the classroom.
As a student in the Instructional Leadership concentration, you
Saint Leo also offers M.Ed.
concentrations in Educational Leadership,
Exceptional Student Education and Reading, as
well as a graduate certificate
program in Reading.
The M.Ed. Instructional Leadership can be taken as a blended
program that combines traditional, in-person classes—offered on
alternating weekends or weekdays—with a variety of delivery
formats, including online options and video conferencing. Most
students complete the degree within two years. With permission from
the program director, you may accelerate your degree program to
Contact your Gradate Admissions
Counselor for more information on fitting a M.Ed. into your
Our students find success as certified teachers, principals and
administrators in school districts around Florida and outside of
the state, thanks to interstate agreements the Florida Department
of Education negotiates. The majority teach in Florida school
districts, including Pasco, Hillsborough and Marion.
Saint Leo graduates often assume leadership positions in their
schools—as team leaders and department chairs—within three to four
years of employment. Graduates consistently receive “Teacher of the
Year” and “Administrator of the Year” awards in their
A special tuition discount is available for M.Ed students. Contact
Graduate Admissions for details.
Take the next step in your career. Apply for Saint Leo's M.Ed.
Instructional Leadership today.