Post Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership

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Approx. program length:

18 months


Credits:

15


Cost per credit:

$810

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Change the way organizations think about learning

Shape minds and leave a lasting impact on what and how students learn. With our Post Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership (CERT/D-EL), you’ll gain the skills to improve student achievement through research. Credits earned in the CERT/D-EL program are transferable toward our Doctor of Education with a focus in Educational Leadership. The CERT/D-EL does not lead to teacher licensure or any other professional licensure certification.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Improve the performance of educational institutions.
  • Facilitate learning in culturally diverse classrooms.
  • Manage classrooms, schools and systems despite severe funding pressures.
  • Conduct research to improve instructional and organizational processes.

Course length:

8 weeks*


Total credits required:

15


Requirements and prerequisites

To earn your online Post Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership, you’ll take 15 credits from a required set of courses.

Core courses

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Leadership In Contemporary Organization edd712
3
The Legal Context Of Education edd722
3
Instructional Leadership edd724
3
The Economics Of Education edd731
3
Evaluation And Assessment Methods edd733
3

Job opportunities

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job growth for education administrators is projected to be 7 percent between 2018 and 2028. Information not specific to University of Phoenix. A Post Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership can help prepare you to be an:

  • Education Administrator
  • Chief Learning Officer
  • Educational Leader
  • Program Facilitation Director

Networking opportunities

Access powerful networking tools through our PhoenixLinkTM career services platform. Take advantage of personal career coaching. Search and apply for jobs, or make your resumé visible to employers. And connect with employers and alumni through career fairs and mixers. It’s all about connections. And we help you make them.

Program purpose statement

The Post Master’s Certificate in Education Leadership (CERT/D-EL) will prepare learners to become transformational leaders who will strategically manage and lead complex educational organizations. The CERT/D-EL does not lead to teacher licensure or any other professional licensure or certification.

The goal of accreditation is to ensure that education provided by institutions of higher education meets acceptable levels of quality. Accreditation is your assurance that the University meets quality standards.

Institutional accreditation

University of Phoenix is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC), hlcommission.org. Since 1978, University of Phoenix has been continually accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and its predecessor.


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What sets us apart?

When you choose our online Post Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership, you can:

Lock in your tuition

We promise you’ll keep the same affordable tuition until you complete your certificate program. Count on your tuition to be as dependable as your education.

Learn on your schedule

Designed to fit into the lives of busy working adults, our Post Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership can be completed one course at a time.

Gain real-world insights

Our instructors work in the fields they teach. So you won’t just learn how to impact education — you’ll actually see how it’s done.

Take the next step

It’s time to let your education prepare you for the next phase of your career. You’ve got the will. And, by taking one course at a time toward an online Post Master’s Certificate in Educational Leadership, you’ve got the way.

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