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Superintendent's Certification - Ed. S. degree

Persons seeking Type 75S superintendent's certification through Western Illinois University must complete the Education Specialist degree program including the following 36 semester hours of course work, EDL 655 (Internship), and have a minimum of two years of administrative experience requiring a Type 75 Administrative Certificate or its equivalent. In addition, all candidates for certification must have successfully completed a Basic Skills test and subsequently activated a certificate. Through reciprocity agreements, Iowa and Missouri residents can exchange the Illinois Type 75S certificate for the Superintendent's certificate in their respective states. (Students residing in Iowa and Missouri are assessed the in-state rate for tuition.)

  • EDL 600 Organizational Leadership (3)
  • EDL 617 Legal Aspects of Education Governance (3)
  • EDL 620 Superintendent and Educational Governance (3)
  • EDL 622 Management of Administrative Personnel (3)
  • EDL 623 Collective Bargaining (3)
  • EDL 627 School Business Management (3)
  • EDL 635 Educational Facilities (3)
  • EDL 640 The Educational Executive (3)
  • EDL 660 Instructional Leadership (3)
  • EDL 671 Curriculum Theory (3)
  • EDL 681 Research in Educational Administration (3)
  • EIS 607 Implications of Diversity for Educational Leaders (3)