Master of Education / School Administration
Central Washington University

Program Details

The online Master of Education in School Administration program prepares teachers for the residency principal's certificate. The program prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills needed to provide appropriate leadership and direction to the school professional staff and to the community by developing a unified system for managing human resources; developing long-range plans, policies and goals; and executing the policies developed by the district.  

Courses include:

  • Diversity Leadership
  • School Personnel
  • Education Administration
  • School Curriculum
  • School and Community


  • Statement of Educational and Professional Objectives
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended
  • 3.0 GPA or above on the last 90 quarter credits/60 semester credits
  • Teaching certification
  • Minimum of one year of successful teaching experience in a K-12 classroom setting
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited four-year college or university in the United States or the equivalent from an institution abroad

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities

Geographic Restrictions

Central Washington University is not authorized to deliver online courses and online programs to students residing in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, and Missouri.