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Ruth S. Ammon School of Education

Educational Leadership

Take charge of your career. Reach your potential. Become a leader.

Please note: The School District Leader Advanced Certificate Program is now open to new students. New applicants for the School District Leader Advanced Certificate only are being accepted for Fall 2018. All other EDL programs are currently closed to new students.

Adelphi University’s educational leadership development programs are ideal for the teacher who aspires to be in a leadership position or for the building leader who wants to work in central office administration.

The educational leadership programs:

  • Enhance your credentials in a highly competitive field
  • Offer hybrid courses, accommodating the needs of hardworking professionals
  • Provide evidence of professional growth and development

Through a combination of theoretical and field-based study, candidates will gain greater knowledge and proficiency in the management of school personnel and in the role technology plays in educational practice. The programs prepare students for a variety of leadership roles such as principal, assistant principal, department chairperson or supervisor.

MA in Educational Leadership

» See the benefits of enrolling in our MA in Educational Leadership

Advanced Certificate Programs

»View the Educational Leadership Certificate plan of study

(Leads to NYS Administration Certification in School Building Leaders) 
Gainful Employment Disclosure for Educational Leadership Advanced Certificate

» View the School District Leader Advanced Certificate plan of study
Gainful Employment Disclosure for Advanced Certificate Ed Leadership and Technology School District Leadership

Non-Certification ProgramS

» View the Advanced Certificate in Educational Leadership (non-certification) plan of study

Gainful Employment Disclosure for Educational Leadership Advanced Certificate


For further information, please contact:

Ruth S. Ammon School of Education
p – 516.877.4100

Office of Graduate Admissions
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