Teacher Leadership Endorsement (Online)

Requirements: 9 Credit Hours

Completion of all program requirements leads to a Teacher Leader Endorsement as approved by the GaPSC.  

Admission Requirements


  1. Complete requirements for a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  2. Present a cumulative 2.75 (4.0 scale) grade point average or higher on all undergraduate and graduate work combined from an accredited college/university.

  3. Possess an Induction (including one year of teaching experience) or Professional Level Four or higher certificate in a teaching, service, or leadership field.
  4. Submit a current resume or CV that demonstrates at least one year of teaching experience in a P-12 setting.

  5. Acknowledge Disclosure and Affirmation questions within the application that address misconduct disclosure; the Code of Ethics for Educators, and tort liability insurance.

Program of Study

Credit Hours
Course Requirements9
Transformational School Leadership
Utilizing Data in Leadership
Developing Professional Learning Communities
Total Credit Hours9


Graduate students are advised by their program. Graduate students should reach out to their graduate program director for information regarding the structures in place to facilitate advisement. For more information visit the Graduate Academic Advisement catalog page. 

Graduate students can also contact the Jack N. Averitt College of Graduate Studies for more information about their program director. 
​Phone: 912-478-COGS (2647) 
​Email: gradschool@georgiasouthern.edu