Educational Administration

Getting your Master of Education (MEd) allows you the advanced knowledge base and skills needed to become a school administrator. Completion of this program qualifies candidates for a New Mexico educational administration license for principals and superintendents. Nonadministration candidates may request permission to take some courses in other degree programs.

Internship-based program

Focus on the role of educational leader for the improvement of student learning in this internship-based program which features 12 hours of core courses followed by 24 required hours that include a year-long internship. Learn more.

Completion of the Educational Administration emphasis at ENMU along with the successful completion of the NMTA Ed Administration exam will allow students to apply for a NMPED License in Educational Administration. All requirements of the NMPED must be successfully met in order to apply and ultimately receive the Ed. Administration license.


Eastern New Mexico University has the most affordable tuition in the state and one of the most affordable in the country. Out of state-students enrolling in six or fewer hours per semester pay tuition and fees at the low in-state rate. Current tuition and fees.

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