School Executive Leadership (SEL) is designed to prepare graduate students for administrative positions in PK-12 public and private schools. Through coursework and supervised internships students are provided with multiple learning opportunities enabling them to critically examine administrative leadership processes. This is a face-to-face program with some online courses.

Who should apply

Applicants who intend to serve in school leadership roles (such as superintendents and district-level administrators) who:

  • Possess a principal license (formally Type 75)
  • Have completed a minimum of two years of full-time PK-12 teaching experience


Currently not accepting applications.
Questions: gradservices@education.illinois.edu