The Educational Leadership Program is at the post-master's level and leads to New York State Certification as School Administrator-Supervisor. Courses are also offered that may be applied toward meeting the requirements for the New York State Certificate of School District Administrator.
For specific program information, go to Educational Leadership Handbook
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Leadership and Bilingual Advanced
Tuition support available (see attachment for additional information)
The purpose of this program is to prepare educational leaders in education and policy at the community, school, district and state level. Specifically, candidates will develop knowledge and skills to work with bilingual populations, support all school staff working with multilingual learners and promote systemic supports for dual and transitional bilingual programs.
This initiative is sponsored by New York State Education Department: Office of Bilingual Education and World Languages (OBEWL). Queens College, CUNY seeks to recruit 20 candidates whose tuition will be funded by the NYSED OBEWL for the completion of 10 courses: Five courses leading to the School Leadership Certification and five courses leading to the Bilingual Extension. This program will only accept one cohort of twenty candidates for the Fall 2017. Candidates will have to commit to completing the two-year program (2017-2018 and 2018-2019) that will qualify them for positions as school leaders in bilingual schools of the State of New York.
EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP PROGRAM
Openings are competitively filled; admission cannot be guaranteed to all who meet the stated requirements. Applicants must have a Master's degree from an accredited college or university (or the foreign equivalent) and an average of B in study relevant to teaching.
Applications, which are accepted up to April 15 for September admission, may be completed using this link. For any questions or assistance applying for this program please contact the Graduate Admission's Office at 718-997-5200.
Candidates applying to the Graduate Program in School Leadership for the Fall of 2016 can apply even if they have not yet taken the GRE. All application materials will be reviewed. Applicants can receive conditional acceptance with the expectation that they will submit evidence that they have taken the GRE by January 20th of 2017. For questions regarding the GRE requirement, please click here.
For specific questions regarding the GRE requirement for the Educational Leadership program, please contact Dr. Nathalis Wamba at 718-997-5256 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For additional information, contact
Educational Leadership Program, Division of Education, DECP, Powdermaker Hall, Room 033, Queens College/CUNY, Flushing, NY 11367-1597. Telephone (718) 997-5250.