MA in Education - Administration and Supervision
The University of Phoenix Master of Arts in Education/Administration and Supervision program is designed for current educators who are looking to transition into educational administration. Learn more about the University of Phoenix Master of Arts in Education/Administration and Supervision program here.
Official Program Name:
Master of Arts in Education/Administration and Supervision
School Offering Program:
University of Phoenix
Master of Arts
The University of Phoenix Master of Arts in Education/Administration and Supervision program is designed for students who already hold a bachelor's degree. Students are required to have a minimum 3 years of post-high school work experience including 18 months of instructional experience in a P-12 setting and current access to a work environment. They should have strong leadership and organizational abilities.
Students enrolled in the University of Phoenix Master of Arts in Education/Administration and Supervision degree program are educators who may have teaching experience. The program is designed to prepare educators for administrative positions such as school principal and includes an internship. Topics of study include education finance, communication, and human resources management. The curriculum is designed to match the Educational Leadership Constituent Council (ELCC) standards, but since credentialing requirements vary by state, students are responsible for checking with their state's Department of Education for specific licensing requirements.
University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association (www.ncahlc.org).
Online and On-campus
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Financial Aid Available:
Financial aid is available for those who qualify. Aid opportunities include federal and state financial aid, grants and loans, employer tuition reimbursement, internal and external scholarship sources, and access to other resources.
Required Courses for a Master of Arts in Education - Administration and Supervision:
Degree program and course requirements are subject to change. Contact University of Phoenix to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.
- ADMIN 500: Orientation to Administration and Supervision
- COM 516: Professional Communications
- ADMIN 518: Leadership and Collaborative Processes
- ADMIN 570: Equity, Diversity, and Access in Education
- ADMIN 555: School Policy and Law for Principals
- ADMIN 524: Supervision Of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
- ADMIN 591A: Principal Internship Part I: Instructional Leadership
- ADMIN 528: Administration of Special Programs
- ADMIN 535: Business and Facilities Management
- ADMIN 560: Human Resources Leadership And Management
- ADMIN 591B: Principal Internship Part Ii: Organizational Management
- ADMIN 575: Family, Community, and Media Relations
- EDD 581: Action Research and Evaluation
- ADMIN 565: School Improvement Processes
- ADMIN 591C: Administrative Internship Part III: Professional Practice
University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (http://hlcommission.org). Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor. University of Phoenix obtained its most recent 10-year Reaffirmation of Accreditation in 2012-13. A comprehensive evaluation is scheduled for 2016-17, and the next Reaffirmation of Accreditation is scheduled for 2022-23. For more information about University of Phoenix accreditations and licensures, please visit http://www.phoenix.edu/about_us/accreditation.html.
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While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.
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