Are you a full-time educator? Raise your profile with Saint
Leo’s Master of Education. Take on a new leadership role in your
school and community, increase your effectiveness in the classroom,
and make a greater impact on the lives of youth.
Saint Leo has built a solid reputation in the educational
community for our quality programs that produce tomorrow's leaders
in the classroom. Our instructors are current practitioners in the
field , and regular presenters at national and international
A strong commitment to a set of core values is
the cornerstone of Saint Leo University—our mission is to offer a
practical, effective model for life and leadership in a challenging
world. It is a model based on steadfast moral consciousness that
recognizes the dignity, value and gifts of all people.
Saint Leo University offers
M.Ed. concentrations in Educational Leadership,
Instructional Leadership, Exceptional Student Education and
Wherever you are on your journey, Saint Leo will meet you there.
The M.Ed. can be taken as a blended program that combines
traditional, in-person classes—with a variety of delivery formats,
including online options and video conferencing.
your Graduate Admissions Counselor for more information on
fitting a Master of Education degree into your life.
Florida Certification: You can earn your State of Florida K-12
Reading certification and Reading endorsement, Educational
Leadership Level 1 certification, and Exceptional Student Education
Field experience: In a supervised practicum, complete school
improvement projects that impact curriculum, student achievement
and the school's role within the community. Gain skills in data
analysis, school safety, school budgeting, school law,
communication and building community partnerships.
21st century classroom: Discover how to enhance learning with
technologies such as iPads, the MimioVote™ assessment system and
interactive SMART Boards.
Co-curricular activities: Participate in the Future Teachers
Association and join Kappa Delta Pi, the International Honor
Society for Educators.
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, Hernando, Hillsborough, Citrus, and
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 scholarship 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. today.