Acadia University - Division of Research and Graduate Studies

Division of Research and Graduate Studies
214 Horton Hall, 18 University Avenue
Wolfville, NS
Canada B4P 2R6

Leadership - Part Time

Program Information
Faculty: Education and Open Acadia
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Educational Leadership and Administration, General
Description Acadia's School of Education, with support from Open Acadia and the Division of Research and Graduate Studies, offers admission to part-time MEd programs for cohort groups of professional educators living in specific geographic areas or working in specialized areas. A graduate program of courses is scheduled for each cohort, typically over a two-year period, and then cohort members proceed through the designated program together as a group. The Leadership program is designed for school administrators, teachers, and other professionals engaged in administrative capacities. Fundamental concepts of leadership and organization are discussed alongside concepts of social justice, democratic action, equity, empowerment, and change.
Website: Leadership - Part Time at Acadia University - Division of Research and Graduate Studies
Length: 2 Year(s)
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 73 to 76
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 93] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 80]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Work Experience
Experience: Candidates must have two years of successful teaching or related experience. Documents: One official transcript from every post-secondary institution attended. Two references from persons conversant with the applicant's academic and professional ability. Applicants whose undergraduate degree is conferred five or more years ago, or who have a Master's degree, may substitute a professional reference for the academic reference. All other applicants must provide an academic reference (downloadable forms are available at A letter of intent describing the nature and focus of study, which they wish to pursue. The letter should include a discussion of relevant academic study and professional experience related to applicant's program interests. For all international applicants, a copy of passport (only page 1 and 2) is required.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: August 13, 2016