Department of Educational Leadership and Professional Studies
Supervisory Endorsement Program Overview
This endorsement is required for supervisors of instruction who do not hold a standard school administrator endorsement. The supervisor shall be defined as any school officer who is charged with authority and responsibility for the continuing direction and guidance of the work of the instructional personnel. This endorsement also authorizes appointment as an "assistant superintendent in charge of curriculum and/or instruction."
Check Teacher Endorsement and fill in Supervisor on the application.
Supervisory Endorsement Program Coordinator: Dr. Anthony Bundy
Educational Leadership Program Director: Dr. Kevin J. Walsh
|To apply for the supervisory endorsement at WPUNJ you must have:
|Program Completion Requirements|
|Note: If you have earned a Master's Degree from another college or university, you may apply for our 12-credit supervisory endorsement program. See the programs page for further information.
If you have a Master's Degree from another college or university and need only 3 or fewer courses for supervisory endorsement, you may enroll as a non-degree student and take up to 9 credits including EDLP 604 and 609. You must apply to the NJ State Department of Education for supervisory endorsement and have your credentials evaluated independently of WPUNJ. Contact the Office of Graduate Studies for the appropriate application for a non-degree student, or fill out an application on line.
REQUIRED COURSES - You must also complete the following two graduate courses offered through the Department of Educational Leadership and two elective courses. Click here for a program description and overview.
|EDLP 6040 Curriculum Design: Theory and Practice||3|
|EDLP 6090 Supervision and Evaluation: Performance Appraisal (former title prior to Fall 2006 accepted)||3|
Students who graduated on or after May 1999 from WPU with an M. Ed. in Reading or Education (concentrations: Bilingual/ESL, Early Childhood, Language Arts, Learning Technologies, Reading, School Library Media, Social Studies or Teaching Children Math) may now take the six additional credits in EDLP for certification as long as they completed the courses listed for that program. CLICK HERE for the special supervisory 6 credit endorsment program option for WP graduates.