In 1974, Western Washington University extended its educational programs to serve the greater Tacoma area.

Western’s longstanding Woodring College of Education fosters educational leadership in the Tacoma School District.

Programs in Tacoma

Educational Leadership

Educational Administration, M.Ed.
Designed for educators who wish to earn a master's degree focused on school leadership.

Educational Administration, Principal Certification
Designed for educators who hold a master's degree, or are currently enrolled in a master's program.  Candidates earn the Washington State residency administrator certificate (principal).

Need more flexibility? WesternOnline offers a variety of online courses and programs to fit your needs.

Contact Us

Where to find us

Tacoma School District Professional Development Center - Map it
6501 North 23rd Street,
Tacoma, WA  98406


How to get in touch

Mailing Address
Western Washington University
Extended Education
College Hall 133
516 High Street, MS 9102
Bellingham, WA 98225

(360) 650-3708


Page Updated 08.17.2016