Master of Arts in School Administration

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Initial Program Plan for Master's in School Administration

(Updated April 2016)

Required Courses:

Number Name Hours
EA 625 Foundations of Educational Administration 3
EA 634 School Supervision 3
EA 651 School Law 3
EA 655 Leadership for Effective School Operations 3
EA 660 Administration & Supervision of Special Education 3
GR 691 Methods of Research 3
School Administration (take both courses for K-12 certification)
EA 630

EA 635
Elementary School Administration
or
Secondary School Administration
3

3
EA 653 Curriculum for Educational Leaders 3
Internship Field Experience (take both internships for K-12 certification)
*EA 646
*EA 656

*EA 647
*EA 657
Internship: Elementary School Administration I
Internship: Elementary School Administration II
or
Internship: Secondary School Administration I
Internship: Secondary School Administration II
3
3

3
3
The internship should be completed during 6-12 month period of time.
GR 698 Masters Exam
You must register for the exam as if it were a course
0
Total Credit Hours 30

*Prerequisites for the SLLA Assessment (EA 688)

For K-12 (both Elementary and Secondary Certification), students will take both Elementary and Secondary Administration classes, and both Elementary and Secondary Internship classes.  These additional hours can be substitute for electives.

A person cannot be certified in Missouri without successfully passing both the content and performance assessments.  Missouri administrators must hold a valid teaching certificate prior to qualifying for the administrator certificate and have a minimum of two years teaching experience.  Also, all educators in Missouri must take EX-390 Psychology and Education of the Exceptional Child or a graduate course in Education of the Exceptional Child.

For further information about the Master of Arts in School Administration please contact Dr. Lisa Bertrand at lbertrand@semo.edu

Contact

573.651.2137
cwormington@semo.edu
Scully Building 411
Department of Educational Leadership and Counseling 
One University Plaza, MS 5550
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701