Division of Teacher Education, Leadership, and Research

Master of Education in Educational Administration and Supervision

CHANGES MADE TO THE ADMISSION REQUIREMENT FOR THE WRITING ASSESSMENT BEGINNING SUMMER 2024

A passing score on a department administered writing proficiency assessment or submit a minimum score on the Praxis CORE Writing of 162.

The Graduate Writing Assessment will be administered virtually on:

1st Monday of May (May 6)
1st Monday of June (June 3)
1st Monday of August (August 5)
1st Monday of December (December 2)

CONTACT the Program Advisor for a reservation to take the program administered writing performance assessment.

The Master of Education degree in Education Administration and Supervision (MED-EAS) focuses on educational administration and supervision in public or independent school settings.

  • 30 hour program, 10 courses
  • can be completed in 1 year
  • all courses offered online
  • enroll any semester
  • focused on Professional Standards for Education Leaders (PSEL)
  • successful completion of the program and a passing SLLA score leads to licensure in Mississippi

Goals
#1  – Produce graduates who are instructional leaders, act with integrity, are change agents, focus on continuous improvement, and engage the larger community.
#2 – To serve participating educational leaders by sharing academic resources, providing avenues of collaboration, and facilitating relevant research.

The case study performed by Stanford University named the Educational Leadership Program one of the top 8 programs in the USA.

See statistics of our recent graduates in the field here.

In order to be completely admitted to a graduate program, applicants have to be admitted to the university and satisfy the standards set by the selected degree program.

M.Ed. Program of Study for all candidates
Educational Administration and Supervision Handbook

Application for Comprehensive Exam*

*Important Dates for Comps
Spring 2024 Comps Testing Date – Candidate chooses either date February 23, 2024 or February 24, 2024
Spring 2024 Retake Comps Testing Date – Candidate chooses either date April 5, 2024 or April 6, 2024
Summer I 2024 Comps Testing Date – Candidate chooses either date June 14, 2024 or June 15, 2024
Summer II 2024 Comps Testing Date – Candidate chooses either date July 12, 2024 or July 13, 2024

Contact


Kathleen Lott
Program Advisor
klott@deltastate.edu
P: 662-846-4368

Dr. Diana Ezell
Coordinator
dezell@deltastate.edu

Dr. Daphne Smith
Assistant Professor
ddsmith@deltastate.edu

Dr. Corlis Snow
Interim Chair, Division of Teacher Education, Leadership, & Research
csnow@deltastate.edu
P: 662-846-4370
F: 662-846-4309