Master of Arts in Philosophy - Educational Leadership Program
The MA (Phil) in Educational Leadership is a bespoke graduate program for the Ontario Christian school movement. This program is a partnership between the Christian Teachers Academy (CTA) and the Institute for Christian Studies. Combining ICS's rich history in Reformational scholarship with the Academy's core commitment to a Project Based pedagogy makes this program for educational leaders truly unique. Overall, this program is committed to being:
  • Biblically informed and focused on the love embodied by Christ 
  • Deeply contextualized and relevant for educators
  • Aligned with your own professional passion
  • Rooted in wisdom and a sound methodology

Program Design
This program is a typical 42-credit hour course of study offered part-time and building on your current work as an educational leader. Courses are delivered by distance and hybrid modes as well as through individualized coaching. Two specializations are possible in this hybrid (online and in-person) program:
  1. An organizational specialization for current and prospective principals
  2. A classroom instruction specialization for teachers
See Program Design for more information.


Program Details and Application

The cost of the full program is $21,000. This program is open to current teachers in Ontario Christian schools who 1) have a bachelors degree, 2) provide an official transcript, and 3) provide four professional references. 

If you meet these requirements, please submit an application, or contact the Academic Registrar Elizabet Aras for more details about the program.

Application deadline is April 1, 2019 for a program start date of August 2019.