Master of Education in Administration

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General Requirements

The M.Ed. degree requires completion of a minimum of 36 semester credit hours of coursework. The M.Ed. degree program is composed of 24 semester credit hours of coursework in educational leadership and administration, 3 semester credit hours of research methods, 3 semester credit hours of professional paper or applied research project, 3 semester credit hours of internship, and 3 semester credit hours of advisor approved electives.  Further information and degree program plans of study are located on the Department of Teacher Education website.

Master of Education in Administration (with Principal Certification) Program of Study (36 semester credit hours)

Required Courses
EDSP 5043Legal and Administrative Issues of Special Education Programs3
or ELDR 5353 Leadership and Special Programs
ELDR 5103Leadership in Educational Settings3
ELDR 5113Educational Foundations and Administrative Implications3
ELDR 5223Professional Development and Supervision in Education3
ELDR 5323Administrative Processes in Schools3
ELDR 5333Curriculum Development, Assessment, and Evaluation3
ELDR 6113Education Law3
ELDR 6223Organizational Leadership: Theory and Practice3
ELDR 5203Research in Education3
Professional Paper
ELDR 5973Professional Paper3
ELDR 6613Internship for the Principal3
Elective - with approval from faculty advisor3
Total Semester Credit Hours36