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College of Liberal Arts & Sciences

Curriculum Leadership Graduate Certificate

If you have ideas about curriculum development and would like to improve your ability to develop and assess coursework, our Curriculum Leadership Graduate Certificate can give you an essential credential for moving your education career forward. You'll learn from professors who have experience in the education field and focus on the research and development process of different curricula. This graduate certificate is the perfect next step for those interested in attaining these skills for K-12 education.

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Degree: Graduate Certificate in Curriculum Leadership1
Graduation Requirements: 18 semester-credit hours

Career Coursework


Our Curriculum Leadership Graduate Certificate program may include these career-focused courses:

  • Educational Research — Learn the skills needed to critically review, assess and evaluate educational research using both quantitative and qualitative approaches.
  • Curriculum Development — Explore historical perspectives of curriculum influences, key changes of the last century and conflicting educational theories.
  • Educational Program Evaluation — Learn the theory and practice of program evaluation by considering stakeholder requirements, evaluation type and procedures and data collection approaches for balanced reporting.
  • Educational Leadership — Examine models of authority, decision-making, communications and conflict resolution, and learn how to facilitate leadership to create a work climate supportive of excellence in teaching and learning.

To learn more about required and elective courses for our Curriculum Leadership Graduate Certificate, request information or see the DeVry University graduate academic catalog.

1Due to state-specific regulations, credits and degrees earned from DeVry University do not automatically qualify a person to practice certain professions or gain certification in their field. Candidates must contact the appropriate state regulatory agency for their specific area of interest.