2017-2018 Graduate Catalog


School Leadership-Superintendent Certification Only

Non-degree seeking students who meet the following requirements may apply for enrollment in the 21-hour program leading to eligibility to receive the Texas Superintendent certificate:
1. The prospective student holds, at a minimum, a master’s degree from an accredited institution of higher education or an institution otherwise approved by an accrediting organization recognized by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board (THECB).
2. The prospective student holds a valid principal certificate or the equivalent issued by another state or country.
The program qualifies a student to take the TExES Superintendent exam, provided the student has completed all coursework successfully, has passed a practice certification exam, and met any other requirements as outlined by Texas law. The following courses are required:

EDAD 70043Educational Policy and Practice

3

EDAD 70033Ethical and Moral Dimensions of Educational Leadership

3

EDAD 70023Theory and Management of Education Systems

3

EDAD 70013Legal and Social Environment of Education

3

EDLE 70083Issues and Trends in :Superintendency

3

EDLE 70093Superintendent Practicum A (Semester 1)

EDLE 70093Superintendent Practicum B (Semester 2)