Graduate Certificates

Educational Policy Studies & Practice

Administrative Certification (Graduate Certificate)

The Educational Leadership Program offers administrative certification courses for principal and superintendent certificates. Coursework is delivered via an e-learning environment using online chats, discussion forums, blogs, and other tools to complete assignments and build an online professional learning community. In addition, instructors apply the Harvard University Case Method. To complement the online component, several classroom meetings are scheduled throughout the semester at times and locations convenient to the enrolled students.

Requirements For Admission

Certification in Arizona requires three years verified teaching experience in K-12, fingerprint clearance, a master’s degree, 36 units of designated coursework in leadership including the Superintendent Internship, and a passing score on the AEPA test.

Contact Us

For inquiries about the program, please contact Assistant Professor of Practice Meg Cota, Ph.D.