Educational Leadership

Certificate of Advanced Study in Educational Leadership

The Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in Educational Leadership is advanced graduate work that is pursued beyond the master’s degree in an organized, 30-credit program leading to a CAS. Program requirements include 18 hours of coursework in a specific area of concentration and 12 hours of coursework in other areas.

At the successful conclusion of the program, the student will be eligible for Administration I certification in Maryland. In order to receive Administration II certification, eligible students must pass the State Leadership Licensure Assessment.

View the course catalogue for a complete list of program requirements.

Program Outcomes

This program is designed to be completed in 48 months.

This program will cost $20,250 if completed within normal time. There may be additional costs for living expenses. *Note: Costs for the program are estimated based on academic year 2019-20 rates. Rates are subject to change.

Program meets licensure requirements in Maryland.

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