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Texas Superintendent Certification

Advance your career to become a superintendent of schools.

Format: 
  • Online

Admission Requirements

Note: The GRE is NOT required for admission.

Additional Program Application Requirements

Prerequisites

Credit Requirements

This program consists of 15 credit hours. That means you only have to complete five courses to prepare for the TExES Superintendent exam.

Application Deadlines

  • Spring A: Jan 1
  • Spring B: Mar 1
  • Summer: May 23
  • Fall A: Aug 1
  • Fall 2022-B Semester (October 17 – December 9) will open on Aug. 24
  • Fall B: Oct 1
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Required Courses (3 semester credit hours each)

  • EDCT 6307: Leadership of the Educational Community for Superintendents
  • EDCT 6308: Instructional Leadership for Superintendents
  • EDCT 6309: Administrative Leadership for Superintendents
  • EDCT 6310: Strategic Organizational Management for Superintendents
  • EDCT 6312: Superintendent Practicum in Education or EDCT 6313: Superintendent Internship

Total semester credit hours: 15

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