"I felt fully prepared for my new job as an administrator"
-Mike Velasquez, alumni and principal of Avanti High School
438 Old Main
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday
How to apply
School admininistrator certification home •
Admission requirements •
How to apply •
Tuition and fees •
Financial aid and scholarships •
Degree requirements •
Program schedule •
Faculty and staff •
The school administration certificate-only program is a cohort- based
program that begins each summer with participation in a summer academy.
Applicants interested in the MED program - administration strand should
follow the application deadlines and procedure outlined on the
MED program website.
|Deadline for summer academy
- Check for $50 application fee made out to "Saint Martin's
University" or use our
online payment system.
- Official transcripts from ALL colleges and universities attended
sent directly from the institution to OGS. International students
must also submit official English translations for any transcripts
not in English.
- Three letters of
Have each recommender send their signed form directly to the Saint
Martin’s University Office of Graduate Studies. Letter writers are
encouraged to attach a letter further detailing qualifications.
- Acknowledgement of
fingerprint background check and proof of application form.
Detailed information including fees, procedures and payments can be
found on the
WSP/FBI Fingerprint Background Check website.
Character and Fitness form
- Personal Goal Statement. Submit a one or two page goal statement
describing your educational career pathway, your motivation to
become a school principal or director and your goals as an education
Email your statement in PDF format to
- Current resume. Send in PDF format to firstname.lastname@example.org
||Once admitted, students will be required to submit the following
We encourage applicants to get these materials in as soon as
possible (even during the application process)
as they are needed before students can register.
Pre-program observation form
- Proof of CPR /First Aid registration
- Photo (can be electronic)