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Master's in Education with a Concentration in Educational Leadership and a Specialization in PreK-12 (Technology focus-online) (M.A.) Program Application

On this page: Find program application information for the Master's in Education with a Concentration in Educational Leadership and a Specialization in PreK-12 (Technology focus-online) (M.A.), as well as required supplemental documents.

Important Dates for Spring 2019 or Fall 2019*

Item Due Date
1. Cal State Apply application
(Spring application open now, Fall opens October 1, 2018)

Spring 2019: due November 1, 2018

Fall 2019: due March 1, 2019

2. Transcripts & GRE scores due

Spring 2019: due November 1, 2018

Fall 2019: due March 1, 2019

3. Program application

Spring 2019: due November 1, 2018

Fall 2019: due March 1, 2019

*Please submit your Cal State Apply application prior to sending in official transcripts.

Steps to Apply

Follow the steps below to apply to the Master's in Education with a Concentration in Educational Leadership and a Specialization in PreK-12 (Technology focus-online) (M.A.):

  • You must first apply to the California State University via Cal State Apply.
    • complete Cal State Apply with the following selections:
      • Campus: San Diego State
      • Source: Extended Studies
      • Program: Education - Educational Leadership (preK-12) MA
  • Next, request official transcripts.
  • Then, apply to the Master's in Education with a Concentration in Educational Leadership and a Specialization in PreK-12 (Technology focus-online) (M.A.).

1. Cal State Apply

Before you begin the Program Application (below), you must have completed the Cal State Apply application.  Please be sure to pick the correct term (Spring 2019 or Fall 2019) when you START the Cal State Apply application.

Go to Cal State Apply (CSU application)

2. Request official transcripts

Request that your official transcripts be sent to SDSU, following instructions on our Submit Test Scores and Transcripts page.

3. Apply to the Program

Submit the program application and required documents as directed below:

Required documents

Please gather the items below and have them ready to upload:

Write a Statement of Leadership Philosophy, 1-2 pages, addressing your beliefs and values about leadership, curriculum and instruction, students, teachers, parents, and other stakeholders.

Prepare a resumé or Curriculum Vitae to accompany your application, which will include your education and employment history as well as any academic honors, awards, scholarships, and publications.

Contact 2 individuals who you have interacted with both academically and/or professionally and who would be able to write a letter of recommendation for you. One of the recommenders must be an immediate supervisor. Recommenders will submit their recommendations directly into the Online Program application.

Program application

Access the Online Program Application

Go to Program Application - Apply Now

  • Your program application has been created in a system called Interfolio. For help, refer to this Interfolio Tutorial (PDF).