As of Fall 2012, the M.Ed. program is comprised of 12 core hours and 18 hours of specialized preparation in four areas.
The four specialized preparation areas include:
Principal Certification Preparation Only
This program is designated for individuals already holding a Master’s degree and wish to obtain Texas state Principal Certification.
Curriculum and Instruction with Teacher Certification
Students can take the courses required for teacher certification at the graduate level, which also count toward the M.Ed. degree requirements.