Graduate Certificate in Community College Administration and Leadership Overview The accredited online Graduate Certificate in Community College Administration and Leadership is designed to incorporate skills and competencies put forth by the American Association for Community Colleges (AACC,) including a focus on organizational strategy, resource management, communication, collaboration, community college advocacy, and professionalism. The program also incorporates leading technologies, and can be completed fully online in as few as 12 months.Program FeaturesA flexible, completely online program that fits easily into your busy work and personal scheduleNamed one of “America’s Best Graduate Schools” preparing today’s educators by U.S. News & World ReportDrexel’s teacher education programs are approved by the Pennsylvania Department of EducationA highly interactive online learning method allows extensive interaction with faculty and other classmates Curriculum Required Courses EDHE 500Foundations of Higher Education3.0EDHE 530Higher Education Law3.0ORGB 631Leading Effective Organizations3.0Select three of the following:9.0EDHE 634Proposal Writing & Sponsored Project Management EDHE 664Strategies for Educational Success EDHE 668Transformational Leadership EDHE 669Diversity in Higher Education Total Credits18.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution with a minimum GPA of 3.0 in a completed bachelor's and/or master's degree The cumulative GPA for graduate course work begun, but not to date completed, will be considered along with an applicant's undergraduate GPAProvisional admission may be considered if your undergraduate GPA is between 2.70 to 2.99, but your other admissions materials are strongRequired DocumentsA completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedTwo letters of recommendation (professional or academic) An essay describing why you're interested in pursuing this program ResumeAdditional requirements for International StudentsHow to Submit Supporting Documents Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2014-2015 is $843 per credit. (A 25% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $1123 per credit) This rate applies only to new online matriculated students. Students receiving special tuition plans with Drexel Online may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. This program is not currently eligible for Federal Financial Aid, however, we offer tuition reduction through our network of partner companies and organizations, and for Drexel University alumni and those in the military. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2014 September 22, 2014 December 5, 2014 December 8, 2014 December 13, 2014 Winter 2015 January 5, 2015 March 16, 2015 March 17, 2015 March 21, 2015 Spring 2015 March 30, 2015 June 8, 2015 June 9, 2015 June 12, 2015 Summer 2015 June 22, 2015 August 29, 2015 September 1, 2015 September 5, 2015 Apply today for a Graduate Certificate in Community College Admin and Leadership Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.