Graduate Studies in Education
 

Education Leadership - Nevada

Southern Utah University (SUU) is proud to provide coursework leading to two Nevada Department of Education (NDE) licenses as a part of the Approved Traditional Teacher Education Program of the NDE: Administrator of a School License and Administrator of a Program License.

The Administrator of a School License coursework provides cutting edge activities to prepare classroom teachers for the opportunity to lead and direct K-12 schools in Nevada. Applicants must:
(1) Hold a master’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university;
(2) Submit to the Department evidence of 5 years of teaching experience as a licensed teacher in a program of early childhood education, kindergarten or grades 1 through 12.

Administrator of a School License 

Course

Syllabus

Hrs.

ELPP 6050 - Organization of Schools.

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6150 - Education Research 

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6250 -Development of Personnel 

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6350 - Curriculum

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6450 - Laws that apply to schools

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6550 - Supervision of Instruction for a School

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6650 -Finances of a School 

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6750 - Internship

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6850 -Leadership and the School Principal

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6900 - Ethics and Decision Making for Educational Leaders

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6950 - Leadership in Technology

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6990 - Issues of Psychology and Measurement

Syllabus

3

Total

36


 

The Administrator of a Program License coursework engages participating educators in supporting programs at the school and district level to meet the needs of learners and educators who serve them in Nevada schools and districts.

Applicants must:
(1) Hold a master’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university;
(2) Submit to the Department evidence of 5 years of teaching experience as a licensed teacher in a program of early childhood education, kindergarten or grades 1 through 12.


Administrator of a Program License

Course

Syllabus

Hrs.

ELPP 6050 - Organization of Schools.

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6150 - Education Research 

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6250 - Development of Personnel 

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6350 - Curriculum

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6450 - Laws that apply to schools

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6550 - Supervision of Instruction for a School

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6650 - Finances of a School 

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6750 - Internship

Syllabus

3

ELPP 6850 - Leadership and the School Principal

Syllabus

3

Total

27


This Educational Leadership Preparation Program (ELPP) includes these graduate level courses that are designed to be delivered at a distance using Canvas as the Learning Management System and Zoom as the Video Conferencing Tool to connect instructors and learners. These programs are accredited through the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP).

SUU has designed these distance delivered courses to be a part on our Online Graduate Tuition and Fee Schedule. This affords out-of-state students access to our “Good Neighbor” approach of charging out-of-state learners, in-state tuition.

Admission Requirements

  • Evidence of a Nevada Teaching License
  • Background Check - Dashboard
  • Recommendation from Principal or Administrative Supervisor
  • Most Recent Evaluation
  • Original Transcripts posting degrees
  • Attend Orientation
  • Admission Interview
  • $60 Application Fee

Learners are admitted to this program before the beginning of each Fall, Spring and Summer semesters. We invite interested learners to contact Shelley Dahlin, our Program Coordinator, for this program.


Shelley Dahlin
Program Coordinator
435-586-7968
dahlin@suu.edu