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K-12 Educational Leadership Certificate, Graduate

K-12 Educational Leadership Certificate, Graduate

BJU’s K-12 Educational Leadership Graduate Certificate will introduce you to the principles and philosophy of Christian education, educational leadership, personnel supervision and development, student personnel services, and school management practices.

Credits
18
Next Start
Mar. 1
Cost Per Credit
$450

The graduate Educational Leadership certificate offers the adult learner the tools to become an instructional leader in a Christian school. SCOPE’s Graduate Certificate in Educational Leadership provides historical context and school administration fundamentals, all from the perspective of a biblically-informed worldview.

Program

Candidates for the certificate take courses that introduce them to the principles and philosophy of Christian education, educational leadership, personnel supervision and development, pupil personnel services and school management practices.

Be a better leader at your Christian school through SCOPE’s Educational Leadership graduate certificate program. Taking the courses in this program will earn you practical, experiential knowledge in personnel supervision and development, pupil personnel services and school management practices. With only 18 credits, this short term online program introduces you to educational leadership fundamentals without putting your work on pause.

The graduate certificate in Educational Leadership benefits

  • School administrators
  • Daycare and primary school administrators
  • School staff
  • Teachers

Successfully completing the Educational Leadership certificate may let you apply up to 18 hours of your work to SCOPE’s Educational Leadership MS program.

Courses
  • Flexible schedule
  • All courses are online
  • Designed for the busy professional
 

You don’t have to leave your work or family behind to reach your goals. Every course in the program is 100% online, taught by faculty who will engage with you through Canvas, our digital Learning Management System.

Through SCOPE’s online program, you’ll gain

  • Input and instruction from seasoned, experienced faculty.
  • Philosophy of education courses.
  • Classes taught from a biblically-informed worldview.
Course Description
Outcomes
Students will be able to:
  • Articulate a clear personal philosophy of Christian education.
  • Examine leadership theory and the application of that theory in a school setting.
  • Evaluate organizational operations including personnel, financial, and physical resources for institutional improvement.
Cost & Financial Aid

Educational Leadership courses cost $450 per credit.

The total program cost for 18 credits is $8,100.

To be considered for federal financial aid, talk to a financial aid counselor.

Students who are current teachers or administrators at Christian schools are eligible for a 50% tuition discount.

Financial Aid Information
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Brian Carruthers
Program Coordinator
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