Graduate Certificate in School Leadership

The Graduate Certificate in School Leadership (GCSL) provides you with opportunities to enhance your skills as an aspiring or current school leader.

The GCSL is a flexible, part-time, varied-delivery program that facilitates studying without taking a leave from your career. You will be engaged in authentic tasks and experiences directly linked to school leadership, including a job-embedded learning component in which you will visit, observe, and collaborate with a school leader or leadership team in a school setting of your choice.

Attend the next information session!
  • Wednesday, March 1, 2023

Register today!

Other upcoming dates (mark your calendar):
  • Monday, April 3, 2023
  • Tuesday, May 2, 2023
  • Thursday, June 1, 2023
Registration will open after the previous session is done.

Ladder in to a Master's Degree

A Graduate Certificate in School Leadership provides students with up to 12 credits in advanced standing in the Master of Education in Educational Studies (MES) program. The certificate pathway to the MES will be available starting in Fall 2023 (pending sufficient enrolment).

Other Program Options

Alternatively, the GCSL can ladder into:

Note: Completion of a GCSL does not guarantee acceptance into any Master's program.

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