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UT Tyler Educational Leadership & Policies - ELPS

UT Tyler Educational Leadership & Policy Studies

Now Accepting Applications

Online Master of Educational Leadership with Principal Certification and Standard Principal Certification

  • Complete coursework online.
  • Graduate in 1 ½ years.
  • M.Ed. = 30 hour program vs. 36 in many programs.
  • Already have a master's degree? Get certified in 22 hrs!
  • $114/semester hour scholarships deducted from tuition bill ($360 for a three-hour course).
  • Total program tuition and fees costs approximately $6,250* for master's degree; $5,500* for principal certification. (Already possess master's.)
  • TExES passing rates exceed 90%.
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*Note: Students receiving the Educational Leadership Scholarship are not eligible to receive a Teacher's in Excellence Scholarship.

Online Superintendent Certification

  • Complete coursework online.
  • Complete in one calendar year.
  • $114/semester hour scholarships deducted from tuition bill ($360 for a three-hour course).

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Registration tips can be found on the Registrar Home Page

Orientation Information

Professional Investigation In Brief

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Upcoming Events

Student Organization Orientation TBA 10 a.m.

Panhellenic Executive Meetings Student Life & Leadership 12:30pm

Student Organization Orientation TBA 3 p.m.

Student Organization Registration Deadline TBA TBA

Greek Week Steering Committee Meeting Student Life & Leadership 10am

Volunteering East Texas Food Bank 8:15 a.m.

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More Information

  • Now Accepting Applications

    Applications are now being accepted for ELPS. Read more

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    Resources for graduate students with information about admissions, tuition and fees, financial assistance, and an informative Frequently Asked Questions page. Read more