Designed for teachers in preparation for administrative and/or supervisory roles in public and private schools.

This is a 21 Credit Educational Leadership Endorsement that blends face to face and online instruction. Successful completion of the courses meets eligibility requirements for an endorsement in Administration and Supervision, PreK-12.

You'll prepare for these five main administrative/supervisory functions:

  • Participate in establishing goals and policies.
  • Direct the development of programs designed to achieve goals and purposes.
  • Coordinate program planning/implementation.
  • Manage resources effectively.
  • Evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of educational functions

 

 

Courses

Course Sequence-21 Credits

Educational Leadership Endorsement Flyer (pdf)

Fall

  • Educational Leadership EDUC 504 (3) 
  • School Law EDUC 620 (3) 
  • Internship in Educational Leadership EDUC 690 (1)

Spring

  • School Leadership in the Management and Integration of School Programs and Resources EDUC 509 (3) 
  • Public School Finance EDUC 625 (3)
  • Internship in Educational Leadership EDUC 690 (1)

Summer

  • School Personnel Administration EDUC 628 (3) 
  • Supervision and Evaluation of Instruction and Instructional Programs EDUC 671 (3) 
  • Internship in Educational Leadership EDUC 690 (1) 

Costs

This endorsement is being offered at our professional studies rate of $275 per credit hour (instate), plus an application fee. Convenient payment options are available. Out of state rates may apply. 

Fall $1,950 (In-State)

Spring $1,950 (In-State)

Summer $1,950 (In-State)

Admission Requirements

  • Official Master’s degree transcript from a regionally accredited college or university.
  • A letter of recommendation from your Superintendent or Building Principal. 
  • A Current, Valid Virginia postgraduate teaching license or equivalent from another state.
  • A minimum of two years teaching experience.

Apply

 
  • Select the Graduate Application for Professional Studies.
  • Space is limited in each cohort, so please don't wait!