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APU’s Online Master of Arts in Educational Leadership and Preliminary Administrative Services Credential or Internship Credential (PASC), Tier I offers a combined program that qualifies educators to serve as effective instructional leaders in administrative roles. The program emphasizes a strong Christian approach and incorporates four integrative themes into all coursework: collaborative leadership and decision making for effective culturally diverse schools, instructional system design/management, care and enhancement of individuals, and moral/ethical development of students and staff.

Some students need only a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership or Preliminary Administrative Services Credential, Tier I, also offered separately at APU in a flexible online or on-campus format.

Students interested in earning their master’s degree and credential on campus can choose to complete APU’s M.A. in Educational Leadership and Preliminary Administrative Services Credential, Tier I program.

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Program Highlights

This online degree is offered by APU's School of Education. View additional graduate education programs.

Note: This information is current for the 2013–14 academic year; however, all stated academic information is subject to change. Please refer to the current Academic Catalog for more information.