2019-2020 Samford University Graduate Catalog 
    Sep 29, 2023  
2019-2020 Samford University Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Instructional Leadership (M.S.E.)

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The master of science in instructional leadership (MSE-INLD) is designed for those holding a bachelor’s degree and who are seeking advanced preparation in the field. Upon successful completion, the candidate is eligible for the master of science in education degree and Class A certification (provided current certification requirements of the Alabama State Department of Education have been met). Please contact the chair of graduate studies, OBB 226, for requirements and additional information.

Required Courses

Survey of Special Education Coursework: 3 Credits**

  • Required if not previously completed: See EDLD 523**

Total Required Credits: 30

*The State of Alabama requires the equivalent of EDLD 523 . If the course requirement has been met, then 12 credits of electives are required. If the course requirement has NOT been met, then EDLD 523  is required plus 9 credits of electives. A minimum of 30 credits is required to receive this degree.
**An applicant for certification in instructional leadership who holds Class A certification in another teaching field or area of instructional support must take ALL courses indicated above that were not required for certification in another program at the Class A level.

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