Licenses & Endorsements | Kent State University

Licenses & Endorsements

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EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP K–12  offers the following licensure programs:

SUPERINTENDENT LICENSE ONLINE COHORT

ADMINISTRATIVE SPECIALIST LICENSES

  • Career-Technical Education Administration
  • Curriculum, Instruction, and Professional Development
  • Educational Research
  • Educational/Staff Personnel
  • Pupil Services
  • School-Community Relations

Principal License 

  • Principal - Grades PK through 6
  • Principal - Grades 4 - 9
  • Principal - Grades 5 - 12

Concurrent Degree Programs

Students working toward these licenses are encouraged to be admitted to a degree program concurrently, i.e., the student completing a license will also complete a master's (M.Ed.), educational specialist (Ed.S.), or doctoral (Ph.D.) degree in the process of gaining the license.  Review the information on the different degrees.