The M.Ed. in Educational Leadership program is designed to provide educators with the knowledge and practical experience for assuming the role of principal and a variety of other administrative positions in the public school system. Course work includes case studies and significant amounts of writing and presentations in preparation for the role of a campus or district leader.
Upon completion, graduates will earn a Master of Education degree in Educational Leadership and be eligible to take the TExES Principal Exam for Principal as Instructional Leaders certification in the state of Texas. Principal as Instructional Leader certification is typically used for all administrative positions, including assistant principal, assistant superintendent, curriculum director, and more within Texas K-12 schools.