Graduate Degree Minor Information

The Department of Educational Leadership & Administration (ELA) offers a minor degree at the master’s and doctoral level.  Master’s students seeking an ELA minor must take nine hours from either focus listed below.  Doctoral students must take all twelve hours from one of the two areas mentioned below

 Required Courses for Master’s Minor

Pk-12 Education Administration(any three courses)

  • ELA 570 Educational Leadership, Supervision, and Evaluation
  • ELA 575 The Principalship
  • ELA 576 Educational Financial Management
  • ELA 579 Public School Law

Higher Education Administration(any three courses)

  • ELA 540 Management of Student Services
  • ELA 550 Higher Education Law
  • ELA 555 Higher Education Finance and Funding
  • ELA 582 Community College Administration or ELA 563 Higher Education Administration

Required Courses for Doctorate Minor

Pk-12 Education Administration

  • ELA 630 Concepts of Leadership in Education
  • ELA 671 Foundation of Educational Administration
  • ELA 676 Educational Financial Management
  • ELA 679 Public School Law

 Higher Education Administration

  • ELA 620 Doctoral Seminar : Organizational Theory
  • ELA 650 Higher Education Law
  • ELA 655 Higher Education Finance and Funding
  • ELA 671 Foundation of Educational Administration