Educational Administration - School Principalship, PreK-8 or 7-12 Endorsement

Endorsement: School Principalship, PreK-8 or 7-12
Degree Level: Graduate
Credit Hours: 24 credit hours
Delivered Format: Online
Prerequisite: EDAD 831 - Social Foundations; EDAD 890 - Introduction to Educational Research; master’s degree in education or related field, OR an Education Specialist degree

The Educational Administration: School Principalship PreK-8 or 7-12 Endorsement prepares teachers for the administrative role of principal. The coursework is offered online, while the Practicum is completed with experienced school administrators serving as mentors. This program meets the requirements for Administrative and Supervisory Certification in Nebraska. Students pursuing certification in other states must check with their State Department of Education for certification requirements.  

Courses you have completed at any time during your previous education may be eligible to transfer toward the endorsement program. The program is also offered with additional coursework as an online master's degree in Educational Administration: School Principalship, PreK-8 or 7-12.


Required Courses

(24 credit hours)

EDAD 843 - Practicum in Educational Administration
EDAD 848 - Curriculum Planning
EDAD 851 - Human Resource Management
EDAD 853 - School Business Management
EDAD 854 - Introduction to Educational Administration
EDAD 855 - Supervision of Instruction
EDAD 859 - Legal Basis of Education
EDAD 869 - The Principalship


How do I get started?


1. Request information about the program to learn more.

2. Prepare to apply by viewing the program's application process, or apply now.

3. Contact UNK eCampus with any questions:

University of Nebraska at Kearney - eCampus
Phone: 308-865-8927
Email: ecampus@unk.edu 

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