School Principalship

Degree: Master of Arts in Education
Program: School Principalship Pre K-8 or 7-12U.S. News and World Report
Degree Level: Graduate
Credit Hours: 36 credit hours
Delivered Format: Online
Tuition Costs:


Length of Program: The usual time to complete these hours is 2 ½ to 3 years. Up to six credits received from previous coursework can apply toward the degree for up to 10 years depending on the content or the class.

Prerequisite: Bachelor's Degree – Teaching Certification


PK-8 Principalship

COURSE OUTLINE

Foundations (6 Hours)
EDAD 831 - Social Foundations of Education
EDAD 890 Introduction to Educational Research

Specialization (24 hours)
EDAD 843 - Practicum in Educational Administration (Prereq: EDAD 869)
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 Bases of Education
EDAD 869 - The Principalship (Prereq: EDAD 854)

PreK-8 Program Electives (6 hours) Selected with the consent of the advisor.
EDAD 833 - Assessment Leadership
EDAD 842 - Administration in Special Education
EDAD 846 - The Junior High / Middle School
EDAD 870 - The Principal as Instructional Leader (Prereq: EDAD 869)
EDAD 895 - School Improvement
EDAD 945 - Independent Readings
TE 845 - Contemporary Theory & Practice in Reading
TE 850 - Elementary School Curriculum
TE 851 - Principles of Early Childhood Education
TE 853A - Improvement of Instruction in Early Childhood Education
TE 853C - Improvement of Instruction in Elementary School Language Arts
TE 853D - Improvement of Instruction in Elementary School Science
TE 853E - Improvement of Instruction in Elementary Social Studies
TE 853F - Improvement of Instruction in Mathematic PK-2
TE 853G - Improvement of Instruction in Mathematic 3-5

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PK-8 Principalship 2 year sample plan:



Application Process:
All applications are completed electronically. There are multiple steps to the application process. How do I get started?


Course Material Required:

All courses are accessed through Blackboard and a high-speed Internet connection is required.

Also needed: Microsoft suite. Once a student, you can order this program package from UNK Technology Store at a discounted student rates.

Books are required in most courses. Most books can be ordered through UNK campus bookstore, The Antelope Bookstore.


Program Contact: Dick Meyer
Department: Educational Administration
Email: edadmin@unk.edu
Phone:308-865-8512
Address: 1516 W 24th St, Room B114, Kearney, NE 68849

7-12 Principalship

COURSE OUTLINE

Foundations (6 Hours)
EDAD 831 - Social Foundations of Education
EDAD 890 Introduction to Educational Research

Specialization (24 hours)
EDAD 843 - Practicum in Educational Administration (Prereq: EDAD 869)
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 Bases of Education
EDAD 869 - The Principalship (Prereq: EDAD 854)

7-12 Program Electives (6 hours) Selected with the consent of the advisor.
EDAD 833 - Assessment Leadership
EDAD 842 - Administration of Special Education
EDAD 846 - The Junior High / Middle School
EDAD 870 - The Principal as Instructional Leader (Prereq: EDAD 869)
EDAD 875 - The Activities Director
EDAD 895 - School Improvement
EDAD 945 - Independent Readings
TESE 821P - Nature and Needs of Exceptionalities
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2 YEAR SAMPLE PROGRAM PLANS



Application Process:
All applications are completed electronically. There are multiple steps to the application process. How do I get started?


Course Material Required:

All courses are accessed through Blackboard and a high-speed Internet connection is required.

Also needed: Microsoft suite. Once a student, you can order this program package from UNK Technology Store at a discounted student rates.

Books are required in most courses. Most books can be ordered through UNK campus bookstore, The Antelope Bookstore.


Program Contact: Dick Meyer
Department: Educational Administration
Email: edadmin@unk.edu
Phone:308-865-8512
Address: 1516 W 24th St, Room B114, Kearney, NE 68849