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MBA in Education Leadership

Continue your journey to lead New Mexico's schools and districts with an MBA in Education Leadership.

Applications for the Cohort beginning in May of 2018 must be submitted by April 9, 2018.

The MBA in Education Leadership is designed for current and aspiring educational leaders. The program equips educators and administrators with the management skills necessary for leadership roles in NM school and school districts. During the two-year program, students progress as a cohort, which allows them to share their individual experiences and develop new ideas.

Why an MBA in Education Leadership?

  • Learn a comprehensive set of management skills in data analysis, leadership, fiscal planning, ethics, strategic planning, and more.
  • All MBA in Education Leadership applicants are considered for the Woodrow Wilson MBA Fellowship in Education, which covers the majority of costs for tuition, fees, and books for the duration of the program.
  • After graduation, you will be eligible to sit for the administrative licensure exam in the state of New Mexico.
  • Cohort format enables students to share diverse experiences and engage in collaborative problem solving.


Nominations Due: Extended: Please contact Frank Borja at or (505) 277-2525 
Applications Due: Extended
Behavioral Event Interviews: mid-April (TBD)

Nomination Process

In order to begin an application, you must first be nominated an education leader. Learn More about the Nomination Process.


View the criteria to apply for admission to the MBA in Education Leadership program.

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AACSB AccreditedOnly 20% of the nation's business schools and 5% of international business schools are accredited by AACSB. At the Anderson School of Management, you know that your education is among the best in the world.

Latest News


Congratulations to the First MBA in Education Leadership Graduating Class! Read More.

MBA Ed News

Alumni Q&A: Missy Wanueka,
Class of 2017

Woodrow Wilson Fellowship

The Woodrow Wilson Fellowship in Education Leadership Announcement. Read More.