Graduate Certficate in Leading Inclusive Catholic Schools
Loyola University Chicago

Program Details

Catholic schools are responding to the call to open their doors to students with disabilities in increasing numbers yet are in need of supports and guidance in order to effectively build more inclusive environments. The online Certficate in Leading Inclusive Catholic Schools program from Loyola University Chicago aims to build both the knowledge and experiential base of Catholic school principals and teacher leaders to develop school-wide systems, structures, and practices to support all learners. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Curriculum & Instruction
  • Clinical Mental Health Counseling
  • Cultural & Educational Policy Studies
  • Counseling Psychology


  • Resume
  • Official transcripts
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Transcripts must show a GPA of at least a 3.0
  • A personal statement
  • Proof of a Professional Educator License with teaching and principal (or general administrative) endorsements should be submitted

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission