Online Dual Certification in Principal and Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction
Be prepared to take charge in any avenue of educational administration with our dual concentration in Principal and Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction. You’ll be prepared to step up as a principal and to steer curriculum and instructional development in an administrative capacity at a K-12 school. For a total of 33 credits, you can complete all the coursework required for both certifications and will be fully prepared to make the most of your education. K-12 educators interested in developing advanced skills in curriculum and instruction while also looking to become principals can study online with Gwynedd Mercy University.
Become a Well-Rounded Leader
For only 3 credits more than our single concentration, earning both your Supervisory Certification in Curriculum and Instruction and your K-12 Principal Certification will help you stand out by helping you become a more marketable candidate. As you navigate the challenges that come with being a leader in education, earning both certifications will help you excel in the ever changing 21st century landscape. Additionally, our courses provide emphasis on virtual instruction and diversity, equity, and inclusion, as well as social and emotional learning. This online certification program is designed to provide graduates with the theoretical knowledge and hands-on skills to be successful as an educational leader.
Whether you think you might want to become a principal in the future or want to add a focus on curriculum as you pursue your principal certification, the dual concentration program is the perfect way to earn both certifications at once and prepare you for whichever avenue you choose in the future.
Gwynedd Mercy University aims to provide a practical, applicable professional education grounded in an ethical worldview. Our online educational environment isn’t just designed to deliver a quality educational experience, it also provides the same supportive atmosphere as our on-campus courses. As a student, you’ll benefit from small class sizes guided by instructors with relevant experience and credentials. You’ll have the opportunity to share your perspective with like-minded classmates and take part in learning experiences that teach practical strategies you can put to work right away.
Who Can Apply
Gwynedd Mercy University has designed this online certificate program for educators who hold a master’s degree and can demonstrate at least five years of experience working in a relevant professional setting.
Applicants must have earned at least a 3.0 during their master’s degree to apply.
Applicants who fall just below the minimum GPA requirement (2.7-2.9 GPA) may request a review of their application by the program director. However, acceptance of an application for review does not guarantee admission to the program.
Do Even More for Your School
If you’re ready to take the first step towards leadership as a Curriculum and Instruction supervisor or a Principal, contact Gwynedd Mercy University today.
Licensure: This program was designed to meet the licensure requirements of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. If you reside in a different state, you should carefully review your home state’s licensure requirements prior to enrolling in this program. For more information, please visit out Program Licensure Requirements page.