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

2018 Cohorts

Superintendent Licensure (EdD or CAS)

Our superintendent licensure program is offered on-campus and in Des Plaines, IL. Applicants must choose one of the two locations for the duration of the program. 

Application Deadline: April 1
Summer or Fall 2018: On-campus, Oakton Community College (Des Plaines, IL)

Note: We will continue to accept applications beyond April 1 until cohorts are full.