Graduate Certificate in School Law
University of Connecticut

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in School Law program is designed for superintendents, principals, staff administrators, teachers, and anyone else involved in the daily operations of public school, helping them understand the state and federal laws that impact K-12 education.  The curriculum cuts through the legalese to help educators and administrators understand and effectively handle many of the legal challenges that commonly occur in the public-school systems.  Graduates are able to:

  • Resolve school conflicts
  • Identify ways their school is out of legal compliance
  • Take steps to bring their school into legal compliance
  • Make educational decisions that are legally and educationally sound

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Connecticut is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent