Granite State College: University System of New Hampshire

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Master's Degrees

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Your experience matters

We embrace your professional expertise and technical skills as part of the academic experience. This approach allows you to put your full focus on the high-level concepts in your chosen program. As a student, you’re charge is to connect these concepts to your own industry and enrich the classroom dialogue with a unique perspective.

The benefit: being immersed in the advanced concepts will encourage you to cultivate your own goals and put them directly into practice!

The classroom

Graduate-level courses in our business programs are offered fully online or blended—a format that combines face-to-face and online instruction. In both settings, vibrant dialogue and transformative experiences take place.

In our M.S. in School Leadership program, you’ll engage in a combination of theoretical courses, where you learn school leadership theories, and clinical course, where you apply these concepts on-the-job.

Your student colleagues

In business, every industry can benefit from strong management, leadership, and skillful project management. As such, our student population represents a diverse set of professional backgrounds. In addition to the mentorship that students experience from the faculty, they also deeply value peer mentorship among their fellow students in our master’s degree programs.

In p-12 education, strong leadership is essential to transforming our schools. The student population will include a mix of current and future school principals  and library media specialists, as well as experienced teachers focused on instructional leadership . As you engage in your coursework, you’ll find value in your shared commitment to meeting the needs of 21st century learners.


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