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Master of Arts in Educational Administration / Pre-K-12 Principal

Program Details

The Master of Arts (M.A.) in Educational Administration, Pre-K-12 Principal program provides aspiring school leaders a combination of online courses and field experiences that draw upon the best available theory, research, and experiential wisdom. The coursework is offered online while the field-based internship is completed under the supervision of experienced school administrators. This provides a purposeful balance of academic preparation and field-based practical experience to produce an effective school administrator.

Upon completion of the online Educational Administration degree, including the accompanying field-based internship, students may earn PK-12 Principal licensure. Students should contact their state for specific licensure requirements.


  • One official transcript verifying receipt of an undergraduate degree and official transcripts of all academic work at the undergraduate and graduate levels are required for all students
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Letter of Recommendation Form
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Applicants enrolling in the Pre K-12 Administration Program must have 3 years of teaching experience in PK-12

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission