Graduate Certificate - Superintendent Leadership
Degree Specific Credits: 12-18
Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0
- Students pursuing superintendent licensure must have a master’s degree or higher in education or educational leadership, three years of experience as a licensed teacher or school counselor, and licensure as a principal. Additionally, one must have a minimum of one year of licensed experience as a principal or participate in a supervised Board of Public Education internship as superintendent. Additional information about these specific licensure requirements can be directed to the Department of Educational Leadership.
- In addition to the required coursework, those seeking superintendent licensure must complete required field experiences. Please contact the Department of Educational Leadership for additional information.
|Complete the following courses:|
|EDLD 653||School Personnel Admin||3|
|EDLD 656||The Economics of Education||3|
|EDLD 657||Facilities Planning/School Bus Function||3|
|EDLD 658||School Pub Relations-Superintendents||3|
|Those who did not complete Montana school law and Montana school finance as part of their principal licensure program will also need the following courses to meet Montana licensure requirements.|
|EDLD 554||School Law (or an OPI- and UM-approved professional development course in Montana school law)||3|
|EDLD 556||Finance of Public Education (or an OPI- and UM-approved professional development course in Montana school finance)||3|
Minimum Required Grade: C