(1) To obtain an elementary, secondary, or K-12 principal endorsement an applicant must provide verification of:
(a) a minimum of three years of teaching or school counseling experience with a standard, unrestricted license at the level of the requested endorsement;
(b) a master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in education or education leadership;
(c) completion of an approved educator preparation program as defined in ARM 10.57.102 for principals at the level of the requested endorsement with a recommendation from the appropriate official from the educator preparation program;
(d) completion of three semester credits of college courses in school law, including special education law; and
(e) verified completion of the online course "An Introduction to Indian Education for All in Montana."