Master of Science (MS)
Major in Educational Leadership
The Educational Leadership program is designed to prepare future school administrators with the skills and competencies needed to become outstanding bilingual leaders in public educational institutions at K-12. Students must comply with state and local requirements or limitations to practice the profession. *This major is for education certified students with experience in the educational field only. Educational leadership students must pass the State of Texas requirements prior to being assigned to a school for a principal internship.
Upon completion of the program, the student will possess:
- Knowledge, skills, and competencies necessary for successful school leadership.
- Ability to be proactive and decisive with a moral, and ethical commitment to the school’s mission.
- Cognitive and communication skills necessary to accomplish change.
- Flexibility in using decision making and motivational strategies for effectively managing time, resources, and personnel.
Note: This program requires a Bachelor of Arts in Education and experience in the public educational system..
Education Program Requirements:
Students must comply with all State and school district requirements for their degree area. Additionally, the must show evidence of a passing score on the State teacher exam to include bilingual education requirements, as applicable.
EDUG 605-O Public School Curriculum and Instruction
EDAG 650-O Human Relations, Organizational Climate and the learning environment In Educational Institutions
EDAG 657-O Human Resources Management and Development in Educational Leadership
EDAG 640-O Development of Leadership in Education, Theories, and Application
EDAG 641-O The Leader and the Learning Communities
EDUG 611-O Evaluation, Measurement, and Assessment of the Teaching Learning Processes
EDAG 644-O Technology for School Administrators
EDAG 651-O Public School Law, Labor Relations, and Ethical Leadership
EDAG 652-O Budget and Financial Systems in Educational Organizations at the School Level
EDUG 535-O Action Research Evaluation
EDAG 662-O Multicultural Education for School Administrators
*TESL 522-O Theory and Practice of Teaching ESOL Students in Schools
EDAD 670-O Internship – Practice in Educational Leadership: K-12* (Requires a passing score on the FELE and Internship Coordinator’s Approval)
EDAD 663-O Conflict Resolution for Educational Leaders