Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Master of Education in Educational Leadership

Master degree
Application deadlines: March 31
Processing time: 30 days
Application fee: CA$106
Full-time, Distance & online learning
Intakes: September
International tuition: CA$25,786
Domestic tuition: CA$18,164

Program overview

VIU's graduate program is enriched with school administration, educational psychology and educational research teachings that provide students the foundational building blocks to become innovative leaders in the school system. This program prepares students with the practical, ethical, and social tools to solve problems, manage conflict and encourage growth. Graduates of the program find employment in leadership positions in the education sector, both domestically and abroad.

Study options

Study options
This program can be done
On campus
Completely online



  • Duolingo English Test
A résumé outlining teaching experience (two years preferred). A letter of intent explaining why the applicant wishes to pursue graduate work in this area. Official transcripts indicating completion of a Bachelor of Education degree with a cumulative grade point average of "B" in the final two years. Two current, confidential assessment reports. Applicants whose previous degree was obtained in a country where English is not the primary/official language and from a university where English was not the language of instruction must meet one of VIU’s English Language requirements for Graduate Programs. The Duolingo English Test (only For Fall 2020 and Spring 2021) - 110

Career opportunities

Domestic graduates of the M.Ed. program will be well-poised to assume leadership positions in the education sector, both domestically and abroad, including that of Principal and Vice-Principal.

Campus location

Nanaimo , Canada