Postgraduate Certificate On Campus Online

School Administration and Supervision

12 months
875 USD/credit 15750 USD/year
875 USD/credit 15750 USD/year
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This School Administration and Supervision program at Johns Hopkins University combines cutting-edge, evidence-based research with practical experience to give emerging leaders in K–12 school settings the tools they need to transform schools and sustain effective change.


Program Description

 The School Administration and Supervision program at Johns Hopkins University affords candidates the opportunity to combine real-world experience with current best practices in leadership, curriculum, instruction, school law, technology, and other areas.

Online or face-to-face enrollment options are available, and both are taught by experts with extensive public-school experience. The online certificate has two options: One is open to any district-employed, certified teacher or other certified personnel; the second is especially for JHU Teach For America (TFA) Corps members.

Applicants must hold a master’s degree and be certified teachers or other certified school personnel currently employed by a school district or accredited independent school. The program is approved by the Maryland State Department of Education for Administrator I certification. Program options are also appropriate for department chairs, team leaders, or curriculum coordinators.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Organization and Administration of Schools
  • School Law
  • Effective Leadership
  • Supervision and Professional Development
  • Curriculum Theory, Development, and Implementation
  • Internship in Administration and Supervision

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


18 alternative credits



On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Pre-Requisite: Master’s degree; certified; school district employed; 27 months experience.Note: The Maryland Department of Education (COMAR 13A.12.04.01) requires all individuals who apply for Administrator I certification to complete three semester hours of coursework in special education. Candidates who have not previously completed a special education course will be required to complete an additional course to complete the program.
  • Official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions attended
  • A 500-word essay discussing the reasons you wish to pursue a degree at Johns Hopkins University, focusing on your long-term goals and how your academic program will complement those goals. Discuss the strengths and weaknesses in your academic background, as well as any additional comments that will assist in evaluating your application materials. Essays should be submitted in a typed format on a separate sheet of paper.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    15750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 875 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    15750 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 875 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Baltimore

1240 - 2100 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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