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Educational Leadership

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Educational Leadership

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

Texas School Leader Certification - Principal and Superintendent

The West Texas A&M University Educational Leadership Program prepares confident, skilled, and reflective leaders of education to pursue excellence and make powerful and lasting impacts in their communities. This program's degree and certification options include the Master of Education (M.Ed.) degree, Texas principal certification, and Texas superintendent certification.

Educational Leadership candidates can expect the following:

High Quality Curriculum

Meaningful and relevant online course work and practical field experiences aligned to national and state standards providing a balanced blend of theory, research, and practice to enhance the educational leadership development.

Value – Added Instruction

Professors who are certified and experienced Texas public school leaders, facilitating instruction grounded in theory and research and informed by years of practice in mid-management and executive leadership positions.

Flexibility for Candidates

Fully online degree and certificate programs with selected courses offered on seven-week, half semester bases.

 

The Educational Leadership program admission requirements are described in the current Graduate Catalog.

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News and Events

Summer/Fall Registration

Priority registration for currently enrolled program candidates opened on April 3. Regular registration for opens on April 24.


EDLD Program and Course Changes

Refer to the FAQs and Annual Course Rotation documents to learn more.


Spring School Board Workshop

The Spring School Board Workshop--a collaborative effort of the WTAMU Educational Leadership program, TASB, and ESC 16--hosted annually on the WTAMU campus is scheduled on May 17. Information about the workshop and online registration is available on the Annual Spring School Board Workshop web page.


Graduation Application

The application deadline for the August graduation is July 1.


 

EDLD Calendar Items

 

Official University Calendar

The links in the table below were designed to orient you to the various aspects of the Educational Leadership program at West Texas A&M University:

About the program Philosophy, Vision, Mission, and Goals Program Advisers and Faculty
Program information Program Overview Degrees and Certifications
Starting the program Admission to the program Enrolling in classes
Finishing the program Completing the program Obtaining professional certification