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Have you thought about becoming a leader in your field? Texas A&M University-Commerce offers multiple opportunities to earn advanced degrees.

Doctor of Education Degree in Educational Administration

The Doctor of Education Degree in Educational Administration at Texas A&M-Commerce is one of the oldest and most prestigious in the state. As one of the first online Doctoral Programs in the state, we are proud to also be one of the best values in higher education. Our program is designed with the school practitioner in mind. Program admission is competitive in nature. The department gives priority to practicing administrators and applicants should have a Master’s degree in Educational Administration and/or a principal certification. We do not accept any outside hours toward our Doctoral Degree. We accept two cohorts each year into the Program.

Information about Doctor of Education in Educational Administration

Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership (Includes Principal Certification) 30 Hours

This degree is designed for the professional seeking an administrative position at the campus or central office level.  It includes all courses needed to earn a master’s degree and be eligible to take the state certification exam.  You must hold a valid teaching certificate, and have one year of teaching experience to be eligible for application to this program. The link below will provide you with more detailed information.

Information for Masters of Educational Administration including Principal Certification

Principal Certification Only Program – 21 Hours

This program is specially designed for the professional who already holds a master’s degree in any area and is seeking Principal Certification.  This unique 21 hour program includes the state required practicum.  You must hold a valid teaching certificate, one year of teaching experience, and a Master's degree to be eligible for application. The link below will provide you with more detailed information.

Principal Certification Only Program

Please note:  All new graduate students who are currently employed by a school district are eligible for the Quick Start Grant. 

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