Superintendent of Schools Endorsement Preparation

EKU’s online Superintendent of Schools Endorsement is a post-master’s, non-degree granting program that prepares highly qualified candidates for district-wide leadership.

At A Glance

Degree format


Credit hours

12 hours

2016 Tuition

$500 per credit hour

Who would be interested?

  • Principals
  • Upper-level school administrators

Career Options

  • Superintendent of Schools

NOTE: If you do not hold teacher certification in Kentucky, please consult with your state’s licensing agency to determine whether our program will meet your state’s licensure requirements.

Program Admission Requirements

Initial certification for Superintendent of Schools requires

  • Prospective graduate students must meet the admissions requirements of the Graduate School.
  • Completion of an approved master’s degree
  • The courses required for Level II principal certification
  • Candidates must have a valid state teaching certification
  • Three years of teaching experience
  • Two years of administrative experience


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