School Superintendent Endorsement

The Certificate of Advanced Study is earned with the completion of the Superintendent Endorsement program.  The Superintendent endorsement is 36 semester hours of course work, which includes 32 hours of courses and two semesters (two credit hours each) of internship experiences.

EDL 603Advanced Seminar on Law and Public Policy4
EDL 604Politics of Education: Federal, State and Local Politics and Policies4
EDL 605Research in Educational Leadership4
EDL 611Superintendent as Instructional Leader4
EDL 612Management of Educational Funds and Facilities4
EDL 621Superintendent and Central Staff/Personnel Management4
EDL 626Clinical Experiences/Internship I2
EDL 627Clinical Experiences/Internship II2
EDL 635Organizational Theory and Leadership4
EDL 640Business Application Revenues4
Total Hours36

Candidates must take and pass ISBE Licensure Exam(s) in their specific area(s) to qualify for the state of Illinois entitlement.