Master's in Education Leadership (MEL)

Wheeling Jesuit University's Master's in Education Leadership (MEL) program enables working educators to earn their master's degree in as little as one year, entirely online. This 33 credit program is designed with multiple start dates and maximum flexibility to allow working professionals to further their education.

The School and System Leadership track allows students to earn their principal, superintendent, and supervisor of instruction certification. The Instructional Leadership track is geared towards the teacher who desires a master's degree and want to improve their leadership skills.

Wheeling Jesuit University's Educational Leadership Program, which is designed to offer graduate programs in School, System, and Instructional Leadership, is granted Initial accreditation by the Teacher Education Accreditation Council (TEAC) for a period of five years, from October 2012 to October 2017. This accreditation certifies that the forenamed professional education program has provided evidence that the program adheres to TEAC's quality principles.