Northwest Nazarene University offers an online Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership degree with a specialization in Superintendent. This program is designed especially for a master's degree graduate looking to pursue the role of a superintendent. The curriculum was designed to enhance the skills needed for that profession.
Students participate in a year-long internship at the district office level.
A master's degree from a regionally accredited college or university
A cumulative GPA of 3.0 in the master's program
Certification/Licensure as a building administrator based on a recommendation from a state-approved higher education preparation program
Copy of building administrator's license
Evidence of writing competency, preferably from a research paper or other document completed during master's courses
An Educational Leadership Evaluation Form from the candidate's supervisor
Accreditation & Licensing
Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities
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