The Certificate in Administration is designed for practicing educators interested in pursuing opportunities in school administration.

Two years of teaching experience is required to enroll in this Certificate program. Completion of this Certificate requires the following four UMF courses:

  • EDU 550 School Law for Administrators
  • EDU 551 Changing Educational Organizations in a Diverse World
  • EDU 552 Supervision and Evaluation of School Personnel
  • EDU 553 Finance for School Administrators
  • Click here for course descriptions
  • In 2014 the Maine Department of Education added Special Education Law to some administrator endorsements.  The Office of Graduate Studies offers SED 518 Special Education Law 100% online every summer.  Please check with the Maine Department of Education to verify if you need this course to meet your professional goals.

Enroll into the Certificate in Administration Program. Enroll now into the Certificate in Administration. All courses are offered using a  blended format, with a combination of face-to-face class meetings and online study.

Register for a course in this program. Click on the Fall 2017 Registration Form to register for a Fall 17 course. Click here for information on the Fall 2017 courses:

  • University College at Rockland and University College at Ellsworth course offering
    • EDU 551 Changing Educational Organizations in a Diverse World
      • University College in Rockland-section/class number = 0001/72021
      • University College at Ellsworth-section/class number = 0002/72022
  • UMF course offering
    • EDU 552 Supervision and Evaluation of School Personnel
      • UMF section/class number = 0001/72002

Contact Us

Office of Graduate Studies
University of Maine at Farmington
Theo Kalikow Education Center
186 High Street
Farmington, Maine 04938
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gradstudies@maine.edu

Mailing address:
Office of Graduate Studies
University of Maine at Farmington
111 South Street
Farmington, Maine 04938