Educational leaders creating tomorrow’s opportunities

Welcome to the Department of Educational Leadership


Our programs prepare competent and committed professionals who will make positive differences for children, young adults, and others in school.

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In-state tuition for certain out-of-state students

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The Educational Leadership Masters and Doctoral Degree Programs are now part of the Western Regional Graduate Program (WRGP).
Through the WRGP, funding is available for certain out-of-state students to earn their degree at the cost of in-state tuition.

Non-Resident Professional Licensure Information

If you are not a resident of Arizona, and you are taking an online course or program leading to professional licensure, NAU cannot confirm whether the course or program meets requirements for professional licensure in your state. Please check with the appropriate licensing board in your state to determine whether the course or program meets requirements for licensure in your state.