Administrative Specialist Licensure in CIPD Program

Tap into your Potential with Our Administrative Specialist Licensure in CIPD Program

As an educator, your ambition to influence positive change goes beyond the classroom. Our Administrative Specialist Licensure in Curriculum, Instruction and Professional Development (CIPD) program is engineered to help you make significant strides in your career, potentially leading to district-level administrative roles. This program is an extension of your existing master’s degree, allowing you to explore in depth the nuances of educational leadership. At Ashland University your dreams of becoming a director, supervisor or coordinator are well within reach.

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Program Benefits

Program Benefits

What To Expect

A Comprehensive Program Designed for Aspiring Leaders

Our Administrative Specialist Licensure in CIPD program will challenge and inspire you–and prepare you for whatever comes next. The program builds on your existing M.Ed. in Educational Administration coursework, offering you a deeper understanding of educational leadership at a district level. Your dreams of spearheading initiatives that transform education are within your grasp at Ashland University.

  • EDLS 601: The Visionary School Leader*
  • EDLS 602: Managing Fiscal Resources*
  • EDLS 603: Managing Human Resources*   
  • EDLS 622: Transforming Organizational Climate & Culture* 
  • EDLS 633: Safety & Crisis Management for Educational Leaders*   
  • EDLS 641: Professional Development in Action* 

*Must be taken through Ashland University 

Licensure Disclosure: This program is for students who intend to seek employment in Ohio and only prepares students for licensure in the state of Ohio.

About Ashland University

Founded in 1878, Ashland University continues to have a rich tradition as a private, comprehensive institution preparing students for exciting, impactful professions and careers. Your success is our goal, not just while you are a student but for the rest of your life as a member of the Eagle family.

We place a great emphasis on the importance of each member of our community. The phrase “Accent on the Individual ” has been our motto for many years and characterizes well the nature and content of both the online and campus environment.

We promise to teach you how to think, not what to think. We promise to work with you to create an individualized plan for your future, and we promise you an affordable education. We promise you will be guided by mentors invested in you as an individual. They will, within a diverse community of respect, design personalized transformative experiences to develop you as a person who works, serves and leads with integrity. And we promise you a lifelong commitment as we continue to help you discern your life calling and make a positive impact on your family, community and the world at large.

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