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OU Anton/Frankel Center

20 South Main Street
Mount Clemens, MI 48043-2370
(248) 370-3910
Toll free: (855) 222-6909
OUmacomb@oakland.edu
Office Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

OU Anton/Frankel Center

20 South Main Street
Mount Clemens, MI 48043-2370
(248) 370-3910
Toll free: (855) 222-6909
OUmacomb@oakland.edu
Office Hours: M-F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Macomb University Center

44575 Garfield Road
Clinton Township, MI 48038-1139
(586) 263-6242
Toll free: (855) 222-6909
OUmacomb@oakland.edu
Office Hours: M-TH 8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
F 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Graduate Programs

A national leader in graduate education, OU offers several master's degree programs and a post-master’s certificate in educational leadership and counseling at our location at the Macomb University Center in Clinton Township.

You’ll position yourself for higher earnings potential, career advancement and job satisfaction. And, you’ll sharpen skills such as analytical thinking and written and verbal communication so you become a leader in your field.

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Central Office Administration Accelerated Post-Master's Graduate Certificate

Central Office Administration Accelerated Post-Master's Graduate Certificate

If you're a school administrator — or an aspiring teacher who wants to be a curriculum specialist or literacy coach become an effective central-office leader. You'll solve complex problems, lead a vision for organizational transformation, model caring and trustworthy relationships, engage and collaborate with all stakeholders and act in an ethical manner to support change all with a focus on leading learning and enhancing student achievement.

Program Features

  • 12-month post-master's graduate certificate  fall and winter semester starts
  • Classes meet one Saturday each month in the fall and winter terms and two Saturdays during the summer term — at the Macomb University Center in Clinton Township — combined with online assignments and discussions
  • 24-credit cohort program features an executive school leadership academy design
  • Courses emphasize district-level perspectives
  • Performance-driven instruction led by Oakland University faculty
  • Authentic internship experience supported by practicing administrators where you solve complex school district problems focused on student success as well as fiscal responsibility and accountability
  • Curriculum meets State of Michigan central-office leader certification as well as national leadership standards and mandates ensuring a balance of the explanatory power of theory with the relevance of practice

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Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master of Arts Degree

Clinical Mental Health Counseling Master of Arts Degree

This program will prepare you to work in a professional counseling role with children, youth, adults and families in community settings.

Program Features
  • 60-credit hour program fall and winter semester starts
  • Classes meet at the Macomb University Center in Clinton Township and main campus in Rochester
  • You may enroll either full-time or part-time
  • Performance-driven instruction led by Oakland University faculty
  • The program is accredited by the Council for the Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs (CACREP) and prepares you for Michigan counseling licensure.

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Educational Leadership Accelerated Master of Education Degree

Educational Leadership Accelerated Master of Education Degree

If you're a tenured teacher or have four-plus years of educational experience, become an academic leader who directs an academic community with a clear vision; builds positive relationships with staff, students and parents; supports and guides school improvement and empowers others while managing the complexities of change.

Program Features
  • 13-month accelerated master's degree program fall and winter semester starts
  • Classes meet one weekend a month on Friday evening and Saturday at the Macomb University Center in Clinton Township and feature online assignments and group discussions
  • 32-credit program incorporates social justice emphasis
  • Expert faculty who have extensive practical experience leading educational communities
  • School-based summer internship provides real-life experience and mentorship with a school leader
  • Eligible for State of Michigan K-12 Administrative Certificate

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Education Specialist in Leadership Accelerated Post-Master's Degree

Education Specialist in Leadership Accelerated Post-Master's Degree

OU's Education Specialist post-master's degree will enhance your leadership skills so you're a reflective K-12 school administrator who advances a socially just, compassionate and welcoming school culture; sets and maintains insitutional aims and standards; builds relationships with parents and guides your teachers to ensure student success.

Program Features
  • 18-month accelerated post-master's degree  winter semester start
  • Classes meet one weeknight and some Saturdays  at the Macomb University Center in Clinton Township  including two predominantly online courses
  • 34-credit cohort program
  • Faculty are specialist in leadership and research — many are former school district practitioners
  • Relevant curriculum connects with current K-12 education issues
  • Mindfulness-embedded content for school administrator development  evidence suggests mindfulness has a positive impact on student learning and behavior
  • Customizable research, mentorship and internship
  • K-12 administrative certificate and building-level endorsement
  • Approved by the Michigan Department of Education
  • You may apply 28 credits toward your Ph.D. in Education at OU

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