Master of Education in Teaching, Learning, and Leadership


Program Director:  Dr. Ellen Treadway

An Educational Leadership Licensure Consortium (ELCC) nationally recognized exemplary program Nationally accredited by the National Council of Accreditation for Teacher Education (NCATE) Now Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation

Center for Leadership and Learning (CLL) Mission The mission of the Center for Leadership and Learning is to prepare, through a performance-based system, school leadership teams (administrators, counselors, teachers) with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to work collaboratively to develop a professional learning community focused on student success. Master of Education, Teaching, Learning, and Leadership (MTLL)The Master of Education, Teaching, Learning, and Leadership is designed to prepare candidates for a degree, and eligibility for Arkansas Department of Education licensure as a curriculum leader. The degree program of study consists of 13 hours of school leadership core courses and 21 hours of curriculum specialty courses. Authentic classroom experiences, representative of daily situations school leaders encounter, are integrated into courses. The Teaching, Learning and Leadership degree program is designed for completion within two and one-half years. Graduate College requirements specify degree completion within a six year time period. Individuals are entered into the program as cohorts. Application to the Center for Leadership and Learning Teaching, Learning and Leadership Degree Program of Study Interested individuals must first apply and be accepted to the Arkansas Tech University Graduate College.

Complete the on-line graduate application form

  1. Request official transcripts from each college or university attended

  2. Furnish proof of immunity against measles and rubella by sending proof of two (2) MMR immunization shots.

  3. Pay a non-refundable application fee of $40 ( Effective July 1, 2017)

  4. Send transcripts and MMR records to:Arkansas Tech University Graduate College1507 North Boulder Avenue Tomlinson 113Russellville, AR 72801 (479)968.0398 or

After an individual is accepted into Graduate College, the individual must be accepted into the Center for Leadership and Learning Teaching, Learning and Leadership Program of Study. To make application to the Teaching, Learning and Leadership, program, individuals must provide:

  1. Letter documenting two (2) years classroom teaching experience

  2. Copy of current teaching license