Frequently Asked Questions
What is the departmental mission?
The Department of Educational Leadership at Texas A&M University-Commerce prepares graduates for teaching, service and leadership roles in a variety of educational, business, governmental and industrial contexts.
What is the departmental vision?
The Department of Educational Leadership at Texas A&M University-Commerce envisions exemplary programs that challenge highly-qualified students to excel in their respective disciplines and careers through engagement in a rigorous and transformative learning environment linking theory to practice while expanding the knowledge base of the learner, the profession, and the respective academic discipline
What are the departmental Beliefs?
- We believe that faculty lead by example.
- We believe that department success is directly attributable to individual program quality and competitiveness.
- We believe that high-quality programs are achieved through faculty expectations that instill academic rigor, specific measurable outcomes, student accountability, and deliberate evaluation and feedback.
- We believe that faculty have a major role in mentoring student entry into the ranks of academia.