Community-Engaged School Leadership, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate

For information regarding deadlines and requirements for admission, please see

Applicants must possess a B.A. or B.S. from an accredited university. It is recommended that applicants have experience working in or with K-12 schools.

In addition to the application materials required by the Graduate School, applicants must submit a personal statement and a resume.

Certificate Program Requirements

Required: 12 credit hours

Required Courses (6 credits)
ELC 716Culturally Responsive Leadership3
ELC 731Power, Politics, and Schools3
Elective Courses (6 credits)
Select two courses (6 credits) from the following: *6
Engaging the Public in Education
Cultural and Political Dimensions of Schooling
Critical Perspectives in Education, Leadership, and Culture
Teaching Social Justice
Passionate Pedagogies
Democracy and Education
Total Credit Hours12

Or other ELC graduate courses approved by the student's advisor.