EDUCATIONAL LEADERSHIP: INTERN TO EXCELLENCE (ELITE)
STATE APPROVED PARTNERSHIP PROGRAM
ELITE is a 22-month state approved Master’s Degree Program in Educational Leadership. In addition to completing a masters you will also earn the Florida Professional Educators' Certificate upon successfully passing the Florida Educational Leadership Exam (FELE).
ELITE is an accelerated program that includes district specific professional development for school leaders and completion of the masters. Once you successfully complete ELITE and receive your state certificate, you are eligible to apply for an Assistant Principal position in the district you are employed.
CREATE A PROFESSIONAL NETWORK ALONG THE WAY
ELITE courses are taught by seasoned leaders within St. Lucie, Martin and Okeechobee County School Districts, of who have a doctorate degree in the field of educational leadership. Additionally, students in ELITE are mentored by their school principals who support them throughout their course work and internship activities. This design allows students to develop professional relationships with leaders across the district.
WE UNDERSTAND YOUR SCHEDULE
Classes are Tuesday 4:45-7:00 PM and Saturday 8:30 AM-4:30 PM.