Educational Administration Graduate Program

Why study educational administration at Missouri State University?

  • All classes are taught by doctoral faculty who are dedicated to student progress.
  • We offer individualized curriculum, and you'll work directly with departmental advisors to streamline coursework.
  • Classes are taught during the day, in the evening, online and through ITV for maximum flexibility, and cohorts are available in Joplin, Waynesville, West Plains and Springfield.
  • After successful completion of the program, you'll be prepared to sit for and pass the School Leaders Licensure Assessment (SLLA).

Developing the leadership skills for excellence

Missouri State’s educational administration program will prepare you for a new level of leadership. You'll earn a Master of Science in Education leading to certification in either K-8 or 9-12. Choose from the following emphasis areas:

In order to be eligible to earn this certification, you must have a valid elementary or secondary teaching certificate, and you must have completed at least two years of teaching in an elementary or secondary educational environment.