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The Department of Educational Leadership is committed to helping you guide future generations through leadership roles in K-12 education in Texas and beyond. Our programs include master’s and doctorate degree plans as well as principal and superintendent preparation programs.

Addressing the needs of a diverse range of students, we offer course delivery modes that are mindful of your time, geographic and economic considerations. Most coursework is now fully online, while some certification courses incorporate onsite learning to satisfy state requirements for principal and superintendent preparation programs.

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Educational Leadership :: Explore Our Programs

Explore Our Programs

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Educational Administration (EDD)

The Doctor of Education degree in Educational Administration emphasizes K-12 public school administration. This program is one of the only online doctoral programs in the state.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration

4 Years

Foreign Language

None

Delivery 100% Online
Total Credit Hours

60 Hours

Thesis Requirements

Dissertation required

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Educational Administration (MED)

The Master of Educational Administration allows students the ability to become great administors as well as knowledgeable principles. Students will learn skills in leadership, financial and administrative.

Where It Is Offered Online
Duration

1-1.5 years

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery 100% Online
Total Credit Hours

30 hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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Principal Certification

The Principal Certification program is designed for potential principals, assistant principals, administrators of curriculum and instruction, and all school administrators holding a position below that of superintendent.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration

1 Year

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery Online
Total Credit Hours

21 Hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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Superintendent Certification

The Superintendent Certification program will equip you for key administrative roles. The program includes a practicum where you will put theory into practice as you work closely with your mentor/site supervisor in active leadership situations.

Where It Is Offered Commerce, Online
Duration

1-1.5 Years

Foreign Language

No foreign language credits required

Delivery 100% Online
Total Credit Hours

18 Hours

Thesis Requirements

No thesis required

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  • P.O. Box 3011
  • Commerce, TX 75429-3011
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