Principal K-12

  • Program Overview

    This unique program is designed to prepare principals as instructional leaders who effectively and ethically bring about continuous school improvements that result in increased student achievement. The Principal Preparation Program is designed around the conceptual framework of “Principal as Agent of School Reform” and is designed to meet the Pennsylvania Leadership Standards and the ELCC Standards.

    All of the courses in the certification program are approved to meet the Act 45/48 professional development requirement and are also approved as foundational courses for Gannon’s Ph.D. in Organizational Learning and Leadership. 

    Program Options

    • Principal K-12 Certification
  • Gainful Employment

    Name Principal K-12
    SOC Code 


    Normal Time to Completion 
    12 months

    3 semesters

    On-Time Completion Rate 2011-12 98%
    Placement Rate for Completers 2011-12  Not required by the accrediting body
    Tuition $11,865
    Fees $378
    Books and Supplies $600
    Median Loan Debt: Title IV funds N/A


    N/A:  Either no students graduated from the program in 2011-12; none of the student(s) who graduated from that program in 2011-12 had a loan; and/or the 2011-12 median for that program is = $0.