PA State Supervisor of Curriculum and Instruction Certification

All candidates must have an earned Masters degree in an educationally related area:

  • Elementary/Secondary Education
  • Educational Leadership
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Teaching and Learning Sciences
  • etc.

In addition, the candidate must have a minimum of four years of elementary and or secondary school teaching experience.  

Students will be admitted as a cohort group.  Each cohort will begin course work during the summer. Prior to receiving the endorsement from the College of Education for certification the student must submit passing scores on the PRAXIS Supervision and Administration examination (#0410) and shall have demonstrated a minimum of five years of certificate teaching experience. 

CURRICULUM FOR SUPERVISOR OF CURRICULUM & INSTRUCTION CERTIFICATION PROGRAM (19 CREDITS)
RECOMMENDED SEQUENCE
COURSE NUMBER COURSE NAME CREDITS
Summer 1 (6 cr. hrs.)
EDL 421  Instructional Leadership 3
EDL 422 Curriculum Management for the School Executive 3
Fall (5 cr. hrs.)
EDL 400 Organizational Leadership & Change Management 3
EDL 428 Practicum in Supervision of Curriculum and Instruction I 2
Spring (5 cr.)
EDL 467 Supervision and Professional Development 3
EDL 429 Practicum in Supervision of Curriculum and Instruction II 2
Summer 2 (3 cr.)
EDL 420 Data Based Decision Making 3
Total Credits 19

Click here to view the course catalog which provides decriptions of the courses.  

Application Requirements & Deadlines