Course No: EDUC.5932-031; SIS Class Nbr: 8808
The practicum is a two-semester (1+2=3credits) field-based experience in which the student engages in administrative responsibilities at the level of a school principal. These responsibilities are supervised by an on-site supervisor/mentor who holds certification in the appropriate area. A minimum of 500 hours must be completed during the course of the year. The responsibilities must be real and varied enough to allow the student to actively apply their knowledge and skills, thus demonstrating competence in the Standards for Advanced Programs in Educational Administration of the ELCC (Educational Leadership Constituent Council). and the Massachusetts Administrative Leadership Standards.
Prerequisites, Notes & Instructor
- Prerequisites: CSCE Graduate Restrictions
- Special Notes:
- Section Notes: EA, APP, Matriculated only
- Credits: 2;
- Instructor: Jane Gilmore
UMass Lowell Bookstore
When Offered & Tuition
- Online Course
- Spring 2017: Jan 17 to Apr 29
- Course Level: Graduate
- Tuition: $940
- Note: There is a $30 per semester, nonrefundable registration fee for credit courses.
Related Programs: M.Ed. in Education Administration, Ed.S. in Administration, Planning & Policy
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