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Lead at The District Level

Our local ISDs need your insight. Now’s your chance to make a difference in the community. Become a respected leader in Texas school districts through our Superintendent Certification. Offered separately or combined with the Doctorate in Educational Administration, the 18-hour certification provides the skills needed to lead a school district. Work with our renowned faculty as you study school finance, facility planning, employee management and human resources. Complete a semester-long practicum where you’ll apply classroom theory to the school setting. Let us prepare you for the TExES examination and lead you towards success as a Superintendent.

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Superintendent Certificate :: Program

Admission Requirements

To qualify for this certification, you must:

  • Submit your teacher/administrator Service Record
  • Submit your principal/mid-management certification
  • Complete an application video, focusing on leadership and the role of superintendent.

Note: All documents must be completed and submitted by July 1 for fall admittance. Please mail your application to:

Educational Leadership Department
Texas A&M University-Commerce
PO Box 3011 | Commerce, TX 75429

Certification Requirements

Once admitted you must:

  • Complete 18 semester hours of credit
  • Participate in a semester-long practicum program which includes 160 clock hours of field experience
  • Complete certification courses in three calendar years to be approved to take the Superintendent TExES
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