Master of Arts in Educational Leadership & Preliminary Administrative Services Credential
Azusa Pacific University

Program Details

The online Master of Arts in Educational Leadership and Preliminary Administrative Services Credential (PASC) program is designed to meet the needs of educators that wish to gain qualifications in order to become effective leaders in administrative roles.  The program is presented through a Christian worldview that culminates in incorporating four major themes in all coursework:  collaborative leadership and decision making, instructional system design, enhancement of individuals, and moral development.


  • Official transcripts from all institutions leading to and awarding the applicant's bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution and all post-baccalaureate study
  • Three recommendations
  • Résumé or statement of experience
  • One- to two-page personal statement
  • Valid clear prerequisite teaching or services credential
  • Verification of Teaching or Pupil Personnel Experience
  • Proof the Basic Skills Requirement has been satisfied

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

WASC Senior College and University Commission