Lowest online tuition rate in the state of Nebraska
Many M.Ed. programs reduced from 36 to 30 credit hours

Master of Education

Educational Administration

Affordable Tuition

$139/mo

*if using financial aid

How to Pay

with Principal Endorsement

Online 36 credits * 2 years
Lowest online tuition rate in the state of Nebraska
Many M.Ed. programs reduced from 36 to 30 credit hours

Program Highlights & Benefits

Discover new ways to enhance the educational experience for students

Earn K-6th grade, 7th-12th grade, or Dual K-12th grade Principal Endorsement

Online & Asynchronous Format

No GRE or Entrance Exam Required

For

Current teachers who want to earn a Master of Education degree in Educational Administration with a Principal Endorsement. Depending on your teaching certificate, you can earn one of two administrative certificates after completing the 36-hour program: elementary administration (Pre-K–8) or secondary administration (7–12). You also have the option of completing the 45-hour dual (Pre-K-12) certification program.

What You Learn

Students will be introduced to the philosophy and practice of educational administration, to develop an understanding of the practices and principles of ethical school leadership to promote student success, and explore processes in administrative organization and the principals’ role in teaching, leadership, and management.

How You Learn

This is an online cohort. You will check in online to complete assignments and participate in online discussions and group activities. You will finish one 3 credit course every 8 weeks.

Career Outcomes

Allows you to pursue a school administrator, principal or other school leadership position. You can also become an educational consultant, instructional coordinator, curriculum supervisor, assessment director, department chair or other school leader. The opportunities are almost endless with an educational administration degree.

Courses Offered

Course NumberTitleCredits
EDUC 581

Introduction to School Administration

3
EDUC 685

Ethics for School Leadership

3
EDUC 551

Curriculum Design and Evaluation

3
EDUC 552

Processes in Elementary and Secondary School Administration

3
EDUC 610

School Resource Management

3
EDUC 554

Supervision of Instruction

3
EDUC 557

School Law

3
EDUC 612

School Community Relations

3
EDUC 620

School Improvement Processes

3
EDUC 686

Special Education Supervision

3
EDUC 594

Research Evaluation and Design

3
EDUC 625

Serving and Leading in Community and World

3
EDUC 625

Portfolio Review

0
 Total Credit Hours:36

You can also take 3 courses (3 credit hours each) to earn a duel certification.

Option 1: Principal Endorsement Duel Certification: Elementary with added Secondary Certification

  • EDUC 566 Reading in Middle and Secondary Schools
  • EDUC 622 Teaching Writing in Grades PK-12
  • EDUC 635 Survey of Contemporary Literature from PK-12

Option 2: Principal Endorsement Duel Certification: Secondary with added Elementary Certification

  • EDUC 565 The Young Child: Language and Literacy Development
  • EDUC 622 Teaching Writing in Grades PK-12
  • EDUC 635 Survey of Contemporary Literature from PK-12