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Educational Leadership (MA)

Prepare to lead teams of educators that speak directly to our future.
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Meeting a Growing Demand. Making a Difference.

Trinity Western University’s MA in Educational Leadership (MAEL) program equips professionals with the skills to adapt to the education sector’s growing complexity and changing priorities. Offering a leadership model that emphasizes people and teamwork, this program will equip you with the skills you need to make a tangible difference in the lives of learners and fellow educators. Additionally, TWU’s MAEL program is recognized by the BC Ministry of Advanced Education and the TQS (Teachers’ Qualification Service) for salary upgrades. (Completion of MAEL does not confer into a BC teaching certificate.)


Certificate, Master of Arts (MA)

Program Highlights

  • Anticipated Length

    17 months full time or 2.5 yrs part time
  • Delivery Method

    Mixed model or fully online
  • Tuition Total


Program Info

Alumni Perspective

"The MAEL program has helped me to see my potential as an effective and innovative Indigenous educational leader. The teachers have done an amazing job creating and fostering a collaborative culture, which for me is at the heart of educational leadership. The theoretical, practical, and ethical tools have helped to strengthen my practice."

- Charlene Smoke (’20)

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