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Counselor Education

As of spring 2015, we are no longer offering this program at the Northern Virginia Center.  Please visit for information about the Virginia Tech Counselor Education doctoral and master's programs in Blacksburg and Roanoke.

M.A. and Ed.S. - Principal Preparation Program

The Virginia Tech Principal Preparation Program in Falls Church, VA combines the resources of the entire university with accessibility to the Washington D.C. metropolitan area. This program has been specially designed to meet the needs of the full-time educational professional who wants to earn a Master’s or Educational Specialist Degree in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies in the evenings on a part-time basis. Additionally, participants who successfully complete the program are eligible for provisional certification as a K-12 administrator in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

Ed.D for Educational Administrators

The Virginia Tech Educational Leadership and Policy Studies program offers a doctoral program in the National Capital Region that focus on leadership in the PK-12 school setting: an Ed.D. for educational administrators.