Master of Science Program

Student Guide to the Master of Science Degree Program

Special note to students seeking New York State certification in school leadership: the M.S. degree program does not lead to New York State certification as a School Building Leader (SBL), School District Business Leader (SDBL), or School District Leader (SDL). Students seeking New York State school leadership certification should refer to the guide on the Advanced Graduate Certificate programs offered by EAPS.  

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This page serves as a guide for students in the M.S. degree program in the Department of Educational Administration and Policy Studies (EAPS) at U-Albany. Students must meet certain requirements as they proceed through the program. These requirements are as follows:

  • Core Courses
  • Concentration Courses
  • Support Disciplines
  • Electives
  • Internship (optional)
  • Research Requirement
  • Transfer Credit and Residency Requirement
  • Academic Standards
  • Statute of Limitations