Curriculum

Degree Requirements

The CSL graduate certificate includes three four-credit courses for a total of 12 credits.  The courses are conducted via eight-week online modules. 

ED 6305G Fundamentals of a Faith-based Education - 4 credits

This course examines critical components of Catholic-based education. Using documents from Vatican Council II and Post-Conciliar works, emphasis is placed on the importance of school leaders to promote faith-formation by operationalizing the charism and mission of their faith-based school, and to employ methodologies to market it.

ED 6308G Educational Leadership and Managerial Strategies - 4 credits

This course is designed to provide school administrators with leadership and managerial skills to strategically create high performing teams and organizations within their school, and to employ social media for ongoing professional development.

ED 6307G Financial Leadership - 4 credits

This course provides insights into school budgeting and its interconnectedness to student enrollment, tuition, income, scholarships, capital improvements, strategic planning, fundraising, and working with boards. Its methodology is applicable for all schools from pre-K through college.

For the 2019-2020 academic year, the courses will be offered in the following terms.  Please note that the enrollment and offerings may change based on enrollment.

COURSE FALL I FALL II SPRING I SPRING II SUMMER I
ED 6305G x     x  
ED 6308G   x     x
ED 6307G     x