Prelim. Administrative Services Credential

With M.A. in Educational Leadership option

Be a change agent for education.

This program draws on the strength of Cal Lutheran’s mission to develop leaders for a global society in the roles of assistant principal, principal, director, assistant superintendent, and superintendent, as well as positions in fields including teacher leadership, higher education, and nonprofit administration.

Upon completion of this 9-month program, you will be eligible for the Preliminary Administrative Services Credential offered by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing. And with just nine additional units you can earn a Master of Arts in Educational Leadership.

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Schools today need 21st-century leaders who are knowledgeable, reflective, and have the ability to work with a diverse array of constituents. They need administrative leaders who can promote the success of their students and ensure a safe, efficient, and effective learning environment.

We offer this innovative Educational Leadership master’s program, designed to meet your needs as a working professional. You have the option to earn your Preliminary Administrative Services Credential, Master of Arts in Educational Leadership, or both.


Cal Lutheran is so well respected in the educational world. I knew my Master’s in Educational Leadership would be recognized and valued. And the program is challenging, inspiring and relevant.

Aileen Wall '13, M.A. in Educational Leadership, Preliminary Administrative Services Credential