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Certificate of Advanced Study in Education

Program Level: Post-baccalaureate certificate
Program Length: 40 months

The Certificate of Advanced Study in Education in Instructional Leadership is a 30 credit program for experienced educators who have completed a master’s degree. The program provides advanced studies in leadership, curriculum and pedagogy. Through a curriculum designed to integrate theory and practice, educators acquire or enhance skills that will meet the needs of future educational leaders. This 30 credit program consists of six 600 level courses and four electives. Electives may be taken in a student’s area of special interest.

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Additional Information

Christopher Rhodovi
Administrative and Admissions Manager


Q: How much will this program cost me?*

A: Tuition and fees: $14,975 
Books and supplies: $2,000 
On-campus room & board: not offered

Q: What other costs are there for this program?

*The amounts shown above include costs for the entire program, assuming normal time to completion. Note that this information is subject to change.


Q: What financing options are available to help me pay for this program?

A: Financing for this program may be available through grants, scholarships, loans (federal and private) and institutional financing plans. The median amount of debt for program graduates is shown below: 

Federal loans: $0
Private education loans: $0
Institutional financing plan: $0


Q: How long will it take me to complete this program?

A: The program is designed to take 40 months to complete. Of those that completed the program in 2012-2013, 73% finished in 40 months.

Q: What are my chances of getting a job when I graduate?

A: The job placement rate for students who completed this program is *%.

* This institution is not currently required to calculate a job placement rate for program completers.