The Master of Education in Administration is specifically designed for individuals who are also seeking to work towards Principal Certification. The program complies with existing standards for professional certification to produce proficient school administrators who are well educated in school administration and organization; effective leadership strategies; campus business management; and federal, state, and local school regulations. Students in this program will also possess the skills necessary to evaluate programs for overall school improvement, implement research to improve instruction and curricula, and understand how diverse populations and special programs affect a school and its community.
Superintendent Certification is available for individuals who already posses a master’s degree in education and certification as a principal.
Principal and Superintendent certifications require department approval.
Evening classes are offered at the main campus and the University Center. The Master of Education in Administration may also be completed entirely at the University Park in Tomball or entirely through online courses.
Sam Houston State University is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award bachelors, masters and doctoral degrees