Administrative Licenses

Administrative Licensure Offered at Marquette

Administrative licensure cohorts begin during the summer term. The application deadline is MARCH 31. Students interested in pursuing course work toward administrative licensure should contact Calley Hostad at cailin.hostad@marquette.edu for additional information.

Licensure as a Principal (33 credits)

Master's degree with Principal license

  • EDPL 6700: Organizational Theory and Administration in K-12 Schools
  • EDPL 6000: Introduction to Educational Inquiry
  • EDPL 6800: American Law and the Educational Organization
  • EDPL 6730: History of Education in the U.S.
  • EDPL 6710: Politics and Community Relations in Educational Organizations
  • EDPL 6720: Business Administration of the Educational Organization
  • EDPL 6440: Foundations of Curriculum Planning
  • EDPL 6860: Supervision of Instruction
  • EDPL 6750: The Principalship
  • EDPL 6980: Practicum in the Principalship

Cohorts for principal licensure begin in the summer. The application deadline for summer admission is March 31.

Program Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze political, social, economic, legal and cultural issues in an educational organization.
  • Support the learning and well-being of a diverse and inclusive school.
  • Promote safe, efficient, and effective teaching and learning environments.
  • Evaluate own leadership using a variety of educational frameworks.

Director of Instruction (33 credits)

Master's degree with Director of Instruction license

  • EDPL 6700: Organizational Theory and Administration in K-12 Schools
  • EDPL 6000: Introduction to Educational Inquiry
  • EDPL 6800: American Law and the Educational Organization
  • EDPL 6710: Politics and Community Relations in Educational Organizations
  • EDPL 6720: Business Administration of the Educational Organization
  • EDPL 6730: History of Education in the U.S.
  • EDPL 6440: Foundations of Curriculum Planning
  • EDPL 6860: Supervision of Instruction
  • EDPL 6870: The Theory and Design of Curriculum
  • EDPL 6360 Lifespan Development or equivalent
  • EDPL 6985: Practicum in Curriculum Leadership

Cohorts for the director of instruction licensure begin in the summer. The application deadline for summer admission is March 31.