Advanced Certificate in School Principalship
Dallas Baptist University

Program Details

The online Advanced Certificate in School Principalship is designed for students who already possess master’s degrees and are pursuing principal certifications only.  This program prepares students for all-level principal certifications and allows students to be considered as candidates for a wide variety of administrative positions in school districts, including assistant principals, principals, subject area coordinators, directors, assistant superintendents, and deputy superintendents.  Courses include Principal Standards and Competencies, School Law, and Supervision of Instruction.


  • Official transcripts from each institution attended as an undergraduate, post-baccalaureate, or graduate student
  • Two letters of recommendation from non-family members
  • A statement of purpose outlining reasons for seeking admission, answering each question with approximately 150 words, as this is considered a writing sample
  • A current professional résumé

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges