Supervisor Certification

Supervisor Certification

Supervisor Certification (Post-Master's)

This program of study fulfills the New Jersey Department of Education academic requirements for the standard administrative certificate with a supervisor endorsement. This endorsement authorizes the holder to be employed as a supervisor of instruction and athletic director (for those who do not hold a principal’s endorsement) as well as an assistant superintendent in charge of curriculum and/or instruction in public schools.

Based on NJAC 6A:9-12.6, the following are the requirements necessary to obtain certification as a supervisor:

  • A master’s degree in any educational program
  • A standard New Jersey teacher’s certificate and/or educational services
  • A minimum of 3 years successful full-time teaching experience under the appropriate standard teaching certificate and/or 3 years successful full-time educational services experience under the appropriate standard educational services certificate

Supervision Certification Program Planning Sheet

Supervision Certification Program Requirements


EDLD 660 Principles of Supervision and Human Resource Management (3cr)

EDLD 662 Principles of Curriculum Development and Evaluation (3cr)

EDLD 646 Innovations in Curriculum and Educational Leadership (3cr)

EDLD 669 Measurement and Supervision of Learning and Teaching (3cr)

*View our course catalog for detailed course descriptions.

Matriculated students in the Early Childhood, Educational Technology, Literacy Education, Multicultural Education, and Music Education programs may substitute EDLD 646 with a curriculum elective and EDLD 669 with a supervision elective.

CURRICULUM ELECTIVES. Substitution must be approved by your advisor.*

MCC 623 Contemporary Issues in Bilingual Curriculum Development (3cr)

MDT 602 Curriculum and Development in Music Education (3cr)

EDTC 625 Using Integrated software Across the Curriculum (3cr)


SUPERVISION ELECTIVES. Substitution must be approved by your advisor.*

EDLD 665 Personnel, Supervision and Staff Development (3cr)

ECE 666 Supervision in Early Childhood (3cr)

LTED 667 The Administration and Supervision of School Reading Programs (3cr)

MDT 603 Administration and Supervision in Music Education (3cr)

EDTC 661 Administration and Supervision of Educational Media Centers (3cr)

EDTC 631 Administration and Supervision of Technology in Educational Settings (3cr)

*View our course catalog for detailed course descriptions.



Susan Phifer, Department Chair
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