School Building Leader Certificate Curriculum & Courses

The following courses are required for the School Building Certificate Program.  Upon acceptance to the program, your adviser will set up a degree plan with you that will allow you to complete the requirements in a timely fashion.

To see a description of a particular course, click on its title. For descriptions of all courses in the School of Education, see our Course Descriptions page.

 

To see a description of a particular course, click on its title. For descriptions of all graduate courses in the School of Education, see our Course Descriptions page.
 Requirements  Credits 
     EDL 515. Leadership for the Principalship
     EDL 522. School and Community Relationships
     EDL 523. School Law
     EDL 524. School Finance
     EDL 535. Evaluation and Supervision of Instructional and Other Staff
     EDL 538. Designing Curriculum for Standards-Based Education
     EDL 542. Special Education for School Administrators
     EDL 599A. Practicum (School Building Level)
     EDL 599B. Internship (School Building Level)
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3
3
3
3
3
3
1
2
 TOTAL  24

Students completing the 24 credit hour SBL certificate may continue on for the MSED in Educational Leadership by taking these two additional classes (6 credit hours):
These classes are not offered in the hybrid format at the present time.

Contact Information
If you wish to apply to this program, please contact the Graduate Admissions Office at St. Bonaventure University at (716) 375-2021 or gradsch@sbu.edu for graduate admission materials.

For more information regarding certification in school administration, please contact:
Dr. Margy Jones-Cary
Program Director, Educational Leadership
Plassmann Hall B40
St. Bonaventure University
St. Bonaventure, NY 14778
(716) 375-4026