West Texas A&M University

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Educational Leadership

Department of Education

Educational Leadership

Master of Education (M.Ed.) - Educational Leadership

Texas School Administrator Certification - Principal and Superintendent

The WTAMU Educational Leadership Program offers a Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree in educational leadership. Additionally, certification programs for licensure as a Texas principal and superintendent are offered.

Program Strengths

  • Professors are certified and experienced Texas public school administrators (principal and superintendent).

  • Alignment of coursework to professional TExES domains and competencies.

  • TExES pass rates exceed state-wide average. 

Note: Most current data reported by SBEC on 8/18/14. Overall pass rates exceed  initial pass rates.

100% Online - Courses are offered online and/or traditional face-to-face. Degrees and certifications can be obtained 100% online if desired.

We are dedicated to meeting the needs of individual students in order to prepare them as future K-12 educational leaders. To this end, the program provides a balance of practical experience, theory, and research. Our desire is to provide students the necessary tools for success in the complex and ever-changing world of school leadership.

Our program admission requirements are described in the current Graduate Catalog.

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News and Events

Upcoming Important Dates

3/31 - Last day to drop/withdraw with guaranteed X (full semster courses)

4/1 - Priority registration

4/3 - Good Friday

4/10 - Master's comprehensive exam

5/6 - Last class day

5/7 - Dead day

5/8 - 5/14 - Finals

5/16 - Graduation

5/20 - School Board Workshop with early bird session added this year for up to 5.0 continuing education credit (CEC) hours. Online registration and conference information

6/2 - First class day for Summer 1


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The links in the table below will guide you through the various aspects of the Educational Leadership program at West Texas A&M University:

About the program
Program information
Starting the program
Finishing the program
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