Educational Leadership Requirements

Administration and Supervision

Degree: MSE

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Application
  • Personal Statement
  • C.V. or Resume
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • MAT, GRE or equivalent exam
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • $70 Application Fee

Applicants must have provisional or permanent state certificate in teaching or other appropriate and acceptable educational specialty, and three years of approved and successful teaching and/or administrative/supervisory experience.

Catholic Educational Leadership

Degree: MSE

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Application
  • Personal Statement
  • C.V. or Resume
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • MAT, GRE or equivalent exam
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • $70 Application Fee

Applicants must have provisional or permanent state certificate in teaching or other appropriate and acceptable educational specialty, and three years of approved and successful teaching and/or administrative/supervisory experience.

Church and Non-Public School Leadership

Degree: PhD

  • Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA and 3.5 graduate GPA
  • Application
  • Personal Statement
  • C.V. or Resume
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • GRE or MAT Test Scores
  • $70 Application Fee

Applicants must have completed at least three years of appropriate professional administrative experience and demonstrate satisfactory command of oral and written English.

Executive Leadership and K-12 Educational Leadership

Degree: EdD

  • Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA and 3.5 graduate GPA
  • Application
  • Personal Statement
  • C.V. or Resume
  • GRE or MAT test scores 
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • $70 Application Fee

Applicants must also

  • have completed at least three years of appropriate administrative experience in a metropolitan setting, or three years of professional administrative experience in an educational institution;
  • possess appropriate professional administrative certification;
  • possess a master's degree, including fundamental and intermediate courses equivalent to those required by the division;
  • and show evidence of academic ability, effective communication skills, leadership potential and seriousness of purpose.

Urban Leadership

Degree: EdD

  • Minimum 3.0 undergraduate GPA and 3.5 graduate GPA
  • Application
  • Personal Statement
  • C.V. or Resume
  • GRE or MAT test scores 
  • Official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate coursework
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
  • $70 Application Fee

Applicants must also

  • have completed at least three years of administrative experience as a New York City Public School Principal or Assistant Principal;
  • possess appropriate professional administrative certification;
  • possess a master's degree, including fundamental and intermediate courses equivalent to those required by the division;
  • and show evidence of academic ability, effective communication skills, leadership potential and seriousness of purpose.