The Mico University College


The Executive Masters in Educational Management (EMEM) Programme provides the human, technical administrative and organizational skills and values necessary for versatile leadership in various organizations. The curriculum exposures participants to foundation and advanced courses in management, leadership and education. The Programme meets the needs of (incumbent) school administrators such as principals, vice principals, senior personnel in schools, colleges and universities and classroom teachers with aspirations in management; the Programme also meets the needs of leadership personnel in government and corporate agencies. Participants become leaders who can think independently, inspire teams, contribute to human knowledge and adapt to the world’s ever changing landscape.

Programme Outcomes

At the end of the programme, participants will be able to:

  • Provide innovative leadership in organizations for sustainable transformation.
  • Demonstrate business acumen as they participate in the management of various organizations.
  • Undertake research in leadership and management and use the results to further socioeconomic development nationally and internationally.
  • Demonstrate emotional intelligence in responding to internal and external stakeholders.

Mode of Delivery

The programme is delivered fully online. Online delivery is both synchronous and asynchronous. Classes are conveniently scheduled from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on weekdays.

Duration of Study & Credit Load

The Programme is scheduled to be completed in eighteen (18) months or five semesters (including a summer session). Participants complete 42 credits.

Entry Requirements

In order to pursue the Executive Masters in Educational Management, candidates must satisfy the School’s requirements for normal matriculation:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution
  • A GPA of at least 3.0 from an accredited institution


Courses in the Programme

Year 1 Semester 1
  • Learning Strategies
  • Graduate Mathematics for Management Education
  • Computer Business Applications
  • Communication Skills for Managers
Year 1 Semester 2
  • Policy Management and Leadership
  • Embracing Intellectual Qualities for Contextual Change
  • Transformational Leadership
Year 1 Semester 3
  • Marketing for Managers
  • Creativity Management and the Curriculum
  • Problem Solving: The Qualitative and Quantitative Dimension
Year 2 Semester 1
  • Management Information Systems
  • Human Resource Management
  • Internship
Year 2 Semester 2
  • Diversity Management
  • Financial and Managerial Accounting
  • Business Policy and Strategic Management