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Curriculum - EdS in Educational Leadership (Instructional Leadership Certification)

The EdS in Educational Leadership with Instructional Leadership certification consists of 30 credit hours.

Required Courses

  • AEL 631 - Strategic Leadership
  • AEL 632 - Leading Learning through the Curriculum
  • AEL 633 - Leading, Developing, and Mentoring Adult Learners
  • AEL 634 - Development and Supervision of Human Resources
  • AEL 635 - Ethical, Legal, and Policy Issues in Schools
  • AEL 636 - School Finance and Financial Management
  • AEL 637 - Leadership and Social Systems
  • AEL 638 - Solving the Problems of Practice

Additional Requirements

  • Foundations: 3 credit hours
  • BER Research 600 level course
  • Special education survey course (if not previously completed)

In addition to coursework, students must pass a comprehensive exam, complete mentor training and a problem analysis project.

Program and courses are subject to change.