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Curriculum & Course Schedule

Short program, lasting impact

Our Preliminary Administrative Services Credential program offers a balance between theory, research and day-to-day practical experience.

When the following courses are completed with a satisfactory grade, you will be eligible for recommendation to receive a certificate, authorizing you to work as a school administrator in California.

Required Courses

24 units of required coursework aligned to latest standards for California school administrators:

  • Inequity in Education (3 units)
  • Data-Informed Leadership (3 units)
  • Field Placement A (3 units)
  • Leading Curriculum & Instruction (3 units)
  • Fostering Professional Learning Community (3 units)
  • Field Placement B (3 units)
  • Coaching Theory and Practice (3 units)
  • Employee Management and Supervision (3 units)


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