College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

EDLE 791: Internship in Educational Leadership

Important: For the most up-to-date information, refer to the official George Mason Course Catalog

General Information

Credit hours: 3


Offers wide range of practical experiences and professional challenges in authentic educational settings. Activities emphasize strategic, instructional, organizational, political, and community leadership. Notes: Course must be taken in second term of program. Offered by Graduate School of Education. May not be repeated for credit.
Recommended Prerequisite: EDLE 620 or EDSE 743 (may be taken concurrently).
Registration Restrictions:

Enrollment limited to students with a class of Advanced to Candidacy or Graduate.

Enrollment is limited to students with a major in Education Leadership.

Enrollment is limited to Graduate level students.

Students in a Non-Degree Undergraduate degree may not enroll.

Schedule Type: Internship
This course is graded on the Satisfactory/No Credit scale.

Current Sections

  • Summer 2018, Section: 601, CRN 42925, Instructor: Melaney Mackin
  • Summer 2018, Section: 602, CRN 42924, Instructor: Loran Stephenson, Summer 2018 Section 602 Syllabus
  • Summer 2018, Section: B02, CRN 42853, Instructor: Melaney Mackin
  • Summer 2018, Section: B03, CRN 42854, Instructor: Farnoosh Shahrokhi

Prior Sections (partial list)