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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: Learn how 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.).

Important Dates for Fall 2020*

Item Due Date
1. Cal State Apply application
(opens October 1 each year)

March 2, 2020

2. Program application

March 2, 2020

3. Transcripts & GRE scores due

April 1, 2020

*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, submit the Program application for 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.  

Go to Cal State Apply (CSU application) -- Apply Now

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

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