Executive Leadership Pathway

Loyola's Executive Style Pathway to the Post Masters Certificate is for students who currently hold a master’s degree and want to earn a Certified Administrator Certificate (Admin I) in 10 months. Our program provides exceptionally qualified licensed professionals with the knowledge, competencies, and application of the Professional Standards for Educational Leadership (PSEL). 

This 21-credit program includes a six credit year-long internship in the student’s current school assignment. Our programs are state approved and nationally accredited. Learn more about the curriculum.

Program Overview

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  • Illustration of a stack of books Credits: 21
  • Illustration of a calendar Class Duration: 15 weeks
  • Illustration of a computer with charts and graphs on the screen Delivery: Hybrid
  • Illustration of an analog clock Format: Full-time
  • Illustration of a classical building with columns Next Admission Term: Spring 2023
  • Illustration of a graduation cap Time of Completion: 10 months

Certification Eligibility

Participation provides eligibility for certification as an Administrator I (Assistant in Administration, Supervisor in Instruction, or Supervisor in Central Administration). Our programs are state approved and nationally accredited.

Loyola University Maryland's program is aligned to the code of regulations as identified by the Maryland State Department of Education. Participants must have 27 months of satisfactory teaching performance on a professional certificate or satisfactory performance as a certified specialist as defined in the COMAR regulations to receive the approved Administrator I program stamp.