Educational Administration - Certification Only

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Certification Requirements

I. Required Core Coursework (24 semester credit hours) 

Course Number Course Name Course Prerequisites Grade Semester Completed
EDAD 5341 School Administration
EDAD 5301 Behavioral and Organizational Foundations of Education
EDAD 5315 Administration of Various Special Programs
EDAD 5342 Principalship – Elementary and Secondary Schools EDAD 5341 & 5301
EDAD 5383 Public School Law 
EDAD 5313 Public School Finance 
EDAD 5344 Supervision (Includes ILD cert) 
EDAD 5345 Internship in School Administration At least 27 hours of EDAD coursework


  1. 160 clock hours are required for the Internship in School Administration (EDAD 5345).
  2. After 12 hours have been completed in the program, students may take the Principal (068) Practice Exam.
  3. A master’s degree student must complete all requirements for each specific graduate degree within five years of initial registration for that degree. Graduate credits older than those stipulated are not applicable toward a graduate degree without written approval from the Director of Graduate Studies. (Taken from the Graduate catalogue.)
Part Time - Fall Start
Year 2
Fall Spring Summer Fall Spring Summer
EDAD 5341 EDAD 5315  EDAD 5344 EDAD 5342 
EDAD 5301 EDAD 5313 EDAD 5383 EDAD 5345
Full Time - Spring Start
Year 2
Spring Summer Fall Spring Summer Fall
EDAD 5341 EDAD 5344 EDAD 5315 EDAD 5342
EDAD 5301 EDAD 5383 EDAD 5313 EDAD 5345

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