Master of Education in Educational Leadership


Department of Educational Leadership and Technology

Southeastern's Educational Leadership program provides an essential foundation for school administrators to assume the role of instructional leaders for effective school improvement. The cohort-based program features a sequential combination of seminars that help students develop an understanding of effective school leadership.

Career Information
Types of Jobs
  • Assistant Principal
  • Central Office Administrator
  • Curriculum Coordinator/Director
  • Dean of Students
  • Human Resources Administrator
  • Principal
  • Teacher Coach
Types of Employers
  • Elementary, middle, secondary schools
  • Colleges and universities
  • Corporations
  • School districts
  • Field experiences: Students practice and demonstrate knowledge, skills and dispositions learned in the program by completing fieldwork experiences built into each course and occurring in diverse educational settings

  • Internship: The sequence of courses will terminate with a final internship experience that is a culmination of the fieldwork experiences that occurred in each previous course

  • Portfolio: Students develop and defend an electronic Professional School Leader Portfolio as a final project

  • Cohort: The cohort concept provides the opportunity for students to participate in the type of collegial and group processes that model the creation of learning communities in schools

  • Total semester hours required: 36

Contact Information

Dr. Evan G. Mense, Program Director


Mailing address: SLU Box 10549, Hammond, LA 70402

On-campus address: Cate Teacher Education Center, Room 1004

Program website