M.A. in Educational Administration Admission

Program Admission

We're now accepting applications for Spring 2017 until September 1, 2016 (Thursday).
Please download the application materials from "application" tab from www.calstatela.edu/edad.

Eligibility Criteria

Tier 1

  • A valid California Professional Clear Teaching Credential or equivalent.
  • A minimum of two years of successful teaching experiences with the Professional Clear Teaching Credential or equivalent.
  • Positive recommendations from two people, including one from the current school principal.
  • Demonstrated Leadership Potential, verified by an administrator.
  • Passed CBEST
  • Passed Writing Proficiency Exam or equivalent verification of writing proficiency, such as a CBEST writing score of 41 or better.

Tier 2

  • A Master's Degree
  • A Valid Preliminary (Tier 1) Administrative Services Credential
  • A Valid Basic Credential used to obtain the Tier 1 Administrative Services Credential
  • Two (2) Positive Recommendation Letters, one including from the Mentor Verification of Employment as an Administrator
  • Passing score on UNIV 400, the Writing Proficiency Examination (WPE) or an acceptable alternative by petition.
  • Passing score on California Basic Educational Skills Test (CBEST)

Application Forms

M.A. in Educational Administration & Preliminary Administrative Service Credential