The Department of Educational Leadership is committed to the preparation of scholar-practitioners who are dedicated to building learning communities through critical reflection.
Students may earn a Principal license by completing the University of Dayton Master of Science degree in Educational Leadership, or its approved equivalent; successfully completing the 12 semester hours of designated Principal license coursework; providing evidence of two years of successful teaching experience under a standard teaching credential on the level for which the administrative license is sought; and obtaining a passing score (minimum score of 149) on the Educational Leadership: Administrative and Supervision (0411) Praxis II test.Students have the opportunity to pursue coursework via the Internet or by combining distance learning* and traditional courses in pursuit of the Principal license.
Program requirements can be found in the online Catalog. Simply select the area of study and click "Explore".
Department of Educational Leadership
School of Education and Allied Professions
300 College Park Ave.
Dayton, OH 45469
Senior Administrative Assistant