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Degree Requirements

Prerequisites

  • Minimum of 3 years classroom experience and initial certification in classroom teaching or pupil personnel services
  • Two letters of recommendation, one from superintendent or head of school
  • Interview
  • Writing Assessment

 Completion Requirements for PD Program (SBL/SDL)

  • 30 credits coursework
  • 6 credits dual internship: school/community (400 hours)
  • Professional portfolio
  • Course-related field experiences (minimum of 80 hours)
  • Maintain 3.0 or better throughout program
  • Exit interview

Completion Requirements for MPS Program (SBL only)

  • 30 credits coursework
  • 6 credits dual internship: school/community (400 hours)
  • Professional portfolio
  • Course-related field experiences (minimum of 80 hours)
  • Maintain 3.0 or better throughout program
  • Exit interview

Completion Requirements for SDL Certification

  • 11 credits beyond SAS (School Administrator and Supervisor)/SBL (School Building Leader)
  • Individual transcript review
  • School District Internship
  • Masters degree in the field of education from an accredited college