Become a member of a highly successful program. Over 1,000 principals, superintendents and school leaders received their Post-Master’s Advanced Certificate from SUNY Oswego.

Educational Leadership, Adv. Crt. (post-master's)

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What to expect

  1. Email from program director
  2. Discuss requirements, course schedule and start date
  3. Application Requirement Checklist
  4. Information on Financing Your Education


What you will study

This program will teach you to effectively explore the critical issues in education today and prepare you to direct school improvement toward higher levels of student learning and achievement. SUNY Oswego’s Educational Leadership program provides students with the knowledge and skills necessary to lead instructional teams and develop strong networks.

Where you can study

  • Main campus
  • Metro center

Learning outcomes

You will learn the educational theory skills, financial skills and leadership qualities to pursue a career as a building principal, staff development specialist, curriculum director, special education director, technology coordinator, athletic director and assistant superintendent, among others. As a graduate of this program, you are eligible for School Building Leader and School District Level New York State certification.

Admission requirements

Official transcripts showing confirmation of a Master's Degree
GPA of at least 3.0
Purpose statement for graduate study
Two letters of recommendation
$65 application fee
Professional NYSED Certification