This proposal is for the creation of an 18 hour Leadership Institute certificate program, designed for graduate students who are seeking training and preparation for administrative roles in independent schools. This program is not designed to provide requirements for educator or administrative licensure through the Mississippi Department of Education. This proposal includes the creation of three new courses, modification of one existing course, and the use of two existing courses to complete this certificate program.
EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP, Leadership Institute Certificate program.
Students would need to successfully complete the 18 hours of coursework listed below:
EDU 6516 Principles of Educational Leadership 3 sem. hrs.
EDU 6543 Technology and Curriculum Development 3 sem. hrs.
EDU 6544 Organizational Finance 3 sem. hrs.
EDU 6546 Practicum in Independent School Administration, Leadership, and Research I 3 sem. hrs.
EDU 6580 School Law and Governance 3 sem. hrs.
EDU 6582 Special Topics in Independent School Administration 3 sem. hrs.
Total: 18 SEM. HRS.