Master's Degree in Leadership and Management of Educational Centers


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Program Description

Obtain your Official Master's Degree in Online Educational Centers Management with UNIR

The Official Master's Degree in Leadership and Management of Educational Centers 100% online will teach you the necessary skills to be responsible for schools, schools, institutes and other educational centers. You will learn to plan, promote and evaluate successful measures that improve the school community.

This online course on management of educational centers extends the training of teaching professionals who wish to prepare themselves to become directors of public, private or concerted educational institutions.

The Master's program in management and management of UNIR educational centers has a strong practical orientation . From the classroom the cases and problems that the directors of educational centers meet in their day to day are addressed. The classes are taught by active professionals with long experience in the management and management of educational communities.

It is the first official master's degree based on current Spanish legislation and does not require external internships, since all of its methodology throughout the course is based on real situations that are experienced daily in schools.

With the Master's Degree in Leadership and Management of Online Educational Centers of UNIR learn how to exercise an effective leadership that will excite teachers, parents and students.

General information

  • Credits: 60 ECTS
  • Duration: 1 academic year
  • Start: October 25, 2018
  • Methodology: Remote, 100% online
  • Exams: Attendance at the end of each semester
  • Doctorate Access: This official Master's degree allows the incorporation to official doctorate programs


First Semester 30 ECTS

  • Educational Leadership for Management
  • Organization and Strategic Management of Educational Institutions
  • Management of Resources of the Center (I): Management and Management of Human Resources
  • Educational Legislation and Documents for Management
  • Innovation and Educational Models
  • Quality Management: Evaluation and Improvement Plans of the Center

Second Semester 30 ECTS

  • Resource Management of the Center (II): Administrative, Economic and Commercial Management. Educational Marketing
  • The Identity in the Educational Center
  • Internal Communication, Institutional Image and External Promotion
  • Information and Computerization in the Centers
  • Teamwork, Group Dynamics and Strategic Negotiation
  • Final Master's Project (TFM)


The UNIR study method is flexible, personalized and effective. The methodology is based on online live classes and personal tutor to offer the best training.

The UNIR pedagogical model is effective because it is based on a totally online methodology so that each student can study at their own pace:

  • Live online classes: There are classes scheduled every day of the week in the morning and afternoon so you can attend class when it is best for you.
  • Online classes in deferred: If you could not attend a class or you stayed with questions, you can access all your classes in deferred. You can see them whenever you want and as many times as you need.
  • Personal tutor: The first day you will be assigned a personal tutor. You will be in contact with him by phone and email. He will support you in your day to day and solve any doubts that may arise.
  • Virtual Campus: Everything you need to study at UNIR is on campus: classes, teachers, classmates, the library, teaching resources, schedules, chat, forums and much more.
  • Teaching resources: You will have access to different learning resources to complete your training: complementary readings, diagrams with key ideas, self-assessment test, etc.

Professional outings

After the completion of this master you can work as:

  • General Director or Deputy Director of an Educational Institution
  • Manager of an Educational Institution
  • Coordinator of area, cycle or educational stage.
  • Head of Studies
  • Secretary of Educational Centers
  • Director of Human Resources of an Educational Institution
  • Communication Director of an Educational Institution
  • Educational project designer
  • Educational entrepreneur
  • Educational consultant

You can practice in any educational institution:

  • School
  • Kindergarten
  • Children's centers, primary, secondary, baccalaureate and Vocational Training
  • Special Education Schools
  • Adult Education Centers

Graduation profile

The profile of the graduate for this Master's Degree is defined as follows:

Know in depth and integrate the specific fields of action of management and management required by schools; in such a way that our graduates are able to exercise effective leadership, based on quality-generating decision making, in accordance with the institutional reality and the contexts of each center, and understanding the needs of planning, evaluation and communication, with a strategic orientation towards continuous improvement and innovation.

Last updated Mar 2020

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