University of Michigan - Flint

Rackham School of Graduate Studies

Educational Administration (MPA)

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Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Educational Administration (MPA)

Format: Online

Program Description:

FOCUS: - UM-Flint’s WebPlus Online/Weekend Program in Educational Administration provides you an ideal path to an advanced degree, with a unique blend of face-to-face interaction and convenient online coursework. Classes meet on campus the second Saturday of each month. - Whether you seek advancement as an educator, administrator, or a school principal, this high-quality program equips you with the tools and concepts necessary for successful administration and an informed perspective on the range of situations confronting K-12 education. FLEXIBILITY: - The online/weekend format provides you flexibility and convenience. - A clinical experience is organized in your current school setting. - The Educational Administration program is a two-year, part-time program (39 credits). RESOURCES: - The cohort structure of the Educational Administration program allows you to progress through the two-year program with the same group of 20-30 students, providing you the opportunity to build lasting personal and professional relationships. RESULTS: - Graduates of this program are awarded a Master of Public Administration degree from the University of Michigan’s nationally recognized Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies. - The MPA in Educational Administration is approved by the Michigan Department of Education for Principal Preparation. - Upon graduation from the program, students are eligible to apply for the mandatory School Administrator Certificate.

Accreditation:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

International Student Requirements:

- Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution - Minimum overall undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale - A teaching certificate

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

# of Credits Required: 39

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999

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