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Tampa Master of Arts In Education (MAEd) in Educational Administration Courses & Admissions Requirements

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Educational Administration MAEd Courses & Requirements | Argosy University, Tampa Learn more about our Master of Arts in Education in Educational Administration Courses and Admissions Requirements at Argosy University, Tampa. https://www.argosy.edu/locations/tampa/education-3/master-of-arts-in-education-in-educational-administration/course-requirements

Admissions Requirements

  • A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution or an appropriately certified foreign institution
  • A grade point average of at least 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0) during the last two years of undergraduate work and any subsequent study
  • A minimum score on an Argosy University pre-approved English language proficiency test is required for all applicants whose native language is not English or who have not graduated from an institution at which English is the language of instruction as specified in Section Five, Admission Policies, "English Language Proficiency Policy."
  • A minimum of 3 credit hours of ESL/ESOL coursework*
  • A minimum of 3 years of full-time experience under a valid teaching certificate in a state-approved school
  • Evidence of a criminal background or fingerprint check
  • Interview with Program Admissions Committee and recommendation for admittance
  • A Writing Sample submitted with the program application

All applications for admission must be submitted to the Admissions Department. An admissions representative is available to help interested applicants complete the following required documentation:

  • Completed Application for Admission Form
  • Current résumé
  • Three letters of recommendation (Two from a source familiar with student's academic abilities and one from a current school administrator)
  • Official transcripts from all postsecondary schools attended
Additional Requirements*

If a student does not have an ESOL endorsement and coursework in the teaching of reading and math, the student must take and pass the following additional prerequisite courses in areas of deficiency within 4 terms of matriculation into the program:

  • E6007 - Foundations of Reading (3) 
  • E6320 - Introduction to ESOL (3) 

Course List

Core Course Requirements

Students in the MAEd in Educational Administration degree program complete eleven courses (33 credit hours) to fulfill the Core Course requirements.
 

Core Course Requirements—Students Are Required to Take the Following

 

E6034 - Introduction to Educational Leadership
(3)

(3)

E6035 - Supervision and Evaluation of Instruction
(3)

(3)

E6036 - School Law
(3)

(3)

E6037 - Improving School Decisions Through Data Driven Change
(3)

(3)

E6038 - Education in a Diverse Society
(3)

(3)

E6039 - Administration of Human Resources
(3)

(3)

E6100 - Research in Education
(3)

(3)

E6233 - Educational Finance
(3)

(3)

E6610 - Learning Theories and Teaching Strategies
(3)

(3)

E6804 - Managing and Evaluating Instructional Technology and Distance Education
(3)

(3)

E6901 - Foundations of Education
(3)

(3)

Core Course Requirements—33 Credit Hours

 

Practicum Requirements

Students in the MAEd in Educational Administration degree program are required to complete 3 credit hours of practicum. Refer to the program handbook for details pertaining to procedures.

Practicum Requirements—Students Are Required to Take the Following

 

E6580 - School Administrative Practicum/Internship I
(1.5)

(1.5)

E6581 - School Administrative Practicum/Internship II
(1.5)

(1.5)

Practicum Requirements—3 Credit Hours

 

DISCLAIMER(S)

Only the MAED in Educational Administration and the EdS and EdD in Initial Educational Administration lead to Florida Principal certification upon completion of all state and program requirements, including passage of all required Florida state licensure exams.

All other programs offered through Argosy University, Tampa College of Education DO NOT lead to teacher, administrator, or school counseling certification, licensure, or endorsement in any State in the United States.

The programs offered through Argosy University, Online Programs DO NOT lead to teacher or administrator certification, licensure, or endorsement in any State in the United States regardless of the State in which the student resides.

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