Principal K-12


  • Monroeville Education Open House

    Please join the Office of Graduate Admissions on Thursday, April 16, beginning at 4:30 p.m. for the Monroeville Open House. The Education Open House will provide students with information about our online M.Ed. programs/certificates and cohort offerings for Principal and Superintendent. Representatives will be on hand to discuss the program and admissions process. Please register online or call 814-871-7474 to register by phone.

  • 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
  • Certificate Costs and Career Options

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