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Educational Leadership Program

License Certification and Master of Arts in Education Degree Requirements

All Educational Leadership programs require at least a master's degree, (with the exception of Program Coordinator) three years' successful teaching experience (with the exception of Program Coordinator and School Business Coordinator), and a 150-hour practicum. Students complete portfolio requirements and courses for certification in licensing areas.

 

Licensure Certification Coursework

Principal

ED 602 Curriculum Planning
ED 620 Leadership and Organization
ED 621 Business Administration
ED 622 The Principalship
ED 625 Inclusive School Law
ED 631 Supervision of Instruction
ED 662 Schools as Political Systems
ED 696 Supervised Field Experience: Educational Leadership

Director of Instruction

ED 602 Curriculum Planning
ED 620 Leadership and Organization
ED 621 Business Administration
ED 622 The Principalship
ED 625 Inclusive School Law
ED 631 Supervision of Instruction
ED 637 District Administration of Program Planning, Evaluation, and Staff Development
ED 662 Schools as Political Systems
ED 696 Supervised Field Experience: Educational Leadership

Director of Special Education and Pupil Services

ED 602 Curriculum Planning
ED 620 Leadership and Organization
ED 621 Business Administration
ED 622 The Principalship
ED 625 Inclusive School Law
ED 631 Supervision of Instruction
ED 636 District Administration of Exceptional Education and Pupil Services
ED 637 District Administration of Program Planning, Evaluation, and Staff Development
ED 662 Schools as Political Systems
ED 696 Supervised Field Experience: Educational Leadership

School Business Administrator

ED 602 Curriculum Planning
ED 620 Leadership and Organization
ED 621 Business Administration
ED 622 The Principalship
ED 625 Inclusive School Law
ED 662 Schools as Political Systems
ED 696 Supervised Field Experience: Educational Leadership
One additional approved elective

School District Administrator/Superintendent

Please request information for the Doctor of Educational Leadership Degree.

 

Master of Arts in Education Degree Requirements

Students who wish to pursue the Master of Arts in Education complete the following three additional courses:

ED 603 Introduction to Educational Research
ED 692 Research Capstone Project (ED 603 is a prerequisite for Ed 692)
ED 631 Supervision of Instruction (fulfills ethics requirement)