Are you seeking advancement opportunities in education? According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics the need for education administrators and principals is growing as a baby boom generation starts to retire. The Master of Arts in Education with an emphasis in Educational Administration was designed to sharpen skills and broaden your knowledge as an administrator. The emphasis focuses on essential collaboration philosophies and theories. A Master of Arts in Education with an emphasis in Educational Administration provides graduates with the skills necessary to:
As an administrator in education you can provide necessary support services in a variety of educational environments including:
Applicants intending on enrolling in this program, whether online or on campus, must be California residents and must complete the formal application process with all required documents, which include:
Applicants who have successfully completed any of the Brandman University Preliminary Credential programs and have passed the CSET, MSAT, SSAT or PRAXIS examination automatically qualify for admission to MAE program.
Admission Grade Point Average (GPA) Requirements:
Option One – GPA required 3.00 or Higher
Option Two – A GPA between 2.75 – 2.99
calculated in the last 30 semester credits (45 quarter credits) in either a baccalaureate or post baccalaureate program including credits earned toward a credential to be admitted to the Master of Arts in Education degree program and must have a passing score on one of the examinations noted below:
Option Three – An earned master’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited institution
Option Four – GPA below 2.50, Portfolio
Core Courses (18 credits)
|EDUU 600*||Research and Evaluation Methods||3|
|EDUU 605||Democracy, Education and Social Change||3|
|EDUU 606||Seminar in Learning Theory||3|
|EDUU 607||Seminar in Comparative Education||3|
|EDUU 608||Seminar in Social Foundations of Education||3|
|EDUU 609||Seminar in Curriculum Studies||3|
*EDUU 600 is a prerequisite for all other core courses and candidates are advised to take this course first.
Emphasis Block Transfer (12 credits)
Brandman University awards a block of 12 semester credits for successful completion of a CCTC Approved Preliminary Administrative Services Credential Program. Please see an academic advisor for more details.