With a Principal specialization, the online Master of Arts in Educational Administration will prepare you for licensure in the PreK-12 environment. This program combines theoretical, experiential and research-based coursework with a field-based internship. Courses include topics such as: school law, curriculum leadership and instructional leadership. If you are seeking to advance your career in education, consider the online MA in Educational Administration with a Principal specialization in PreK-12 from USD.
As licensing requirements vary by state, be sure to check with your Board of Education if you are outside the state of South Dakota.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
School Accreditation & Licensing
University of South Dakota is accredited by:
Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV
- This program requires an internship.
- Applicants must have 3 years of teaching experience in PK-12.