Master of Education: Leadership in Education (BC, Canada)

LOCATIONS and START DATES: Vancouver, BC: Fall, Winter | Victoria, BC: Fall, Winter

Program Details

City University of Seattle, a trusted distance learning organization, offers a Master of Education (M. Ed.) in Leadership degree program in British Columbia, Canada. The program is offered under the written consent of the Ministry of Advanced Education in B.C. and accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities. Current teachers who want to transition into educational leadership roles will develop the critical academic and field experience needed to advance their careers.

The CityU of Seattle M. Ed. in Leadership program focuses on the following elements of school leadership:

  • effective supervision and mentoring
  • team building and management
  • conflict resolution and counselling
  • curriculum development and implementation
  • program evaluation and optimization

Effective In-Class and Online Learning

Your British Columbia master in education degree is offered in a mixed-mode format with in-person classroom sessions on Saturdays and online elements throughout the week. This allows flexibility if you want to keep your teaching job while completing your degree program.

The program is comprised of 13 courses over a two-year period, including an internship and independently determined thesis project. You'll complete your studies in a cohort, or structured learning group, comprised of learners working together under the leadership of faculty members to become effective educational leaders. Learn more by contacting a CityU advisor.

Where CityU Can Take You

Graduates of our program go on to expand their educational reach as principals, vice principals, district directors, superintendents and assistant superintendents. Those who complete our approved program are also candidates for salary upgrade through the Teacher Qualification Service.

Get Started Today!

If you are a certified teacher with a bachelor's degree from an accredited university, get in touch with a CityU advisor to learn more about our Vancouver and Victoria M. Ed. in Leadership programs.
Graduate Foundation Core (8)
ECC 509
ECC 510
ECC 511
School Leadership and Interpersonal Core (12)
ECC 513
ECC 514
ECC 515
ECC 516
Leadership and Instruction Concentration (21)
EEA 532
EEA 534
EEA 535
EEA 536
EEA 538
EEA 539
EEA 545
Internship Courses (8)
EEA 641
EEA 642
EEA 644
Master of Education Project Thesis (3)
Choose one of the following:
EEA 650
EEA 655
The term "university" is used under the written consent of the Minister of Advanced Education effective April 11, 2007 having undergone a quality assessment process and been found to meet the criteria established by the minister.