You are the change agent. Within your skills and experience are the solutions to solve problems and do great things. Our certificate teaches you how to get there.
What will I learn?
You'll build your analysis, problem-solving and leadership skills:
You'll learn how to:
- Plan, implement and manage organizational change using data to create a collaborative culture
- Implement a shared vision of learning
- Manage resources to provide a safe, efficient learning environment
- Make ethical decisions
- Understand and respond to political, social, economic and and legal landscapes
- Nurture and sustain a school culture conducive to student learning
- Use technology effectively campuswide
When are classes?
Classes are every Thursday evening during fall, spring and summer semesters.
For concentrated semesters, classes are held Saturday morning during the fall and spring and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings in the summer.
Superintendent candidates are admitted to begin classes each spring and summer semester.
What are your admission requirements?
- Bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university.
- GPA of 3.2 or greater on a 4.0 for your master's work.
- Minimum GRE of 450 on verbal reasoning and 450 on quantitative reasoning within the last five years. (Or equivalent on the new scoring scale)
- Minimum GRE score of 4 on analytical writing exam within the last five years
- Two years of experience as a teacher or administrator (with teaching experience) in a public, private or higher education setting
- Interview session with program faculty