Principal, Administrative Services Certification - Graduate

Coordinator: Dr. Eunice Grippaldi
Office: University Hall, Room 3194
Phone Number: (973) 655-7718
Email: grippaldie@mail.montclair.edu

This program of study fulfills the education requirement for students who wish to obtain a state of NJ Principal Certificate of Eligibility for individuals who already hold a master's or doctoral degree, a standards teaching certification, or educational services certificate, and have completed 5-years of teaching or educational services experience and wish to become a Principal, Vice Principal, Director, or Assistant Superintendent.

Program Requirements

Leadership Knowledge
ELAD 510Effective Leadership in a Diverse Society3
ELAD 521Education Law3
ELAD 611Ethical Leadership and Decision Making3
ELAD 622School Finance3
ELAD 690School and Community Relations3
Supervisory Processes
ELAD 540Differentiated Supervision3
ELAD 543Leadership and the Learning Organization3
Curriculum Development
ELAD 635Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment3
ELAD 680Leading Curriculum Change for Student Achievement3
Field Experience
ELAD 615Internship in School Leadership3
Documentation of Experience
Provide verification of 5 years of educational experience. Must be signed on original school letterhead.
Total Credits30