Intermediate Administrator (092) Certification Program


The Intermediate Administrator (092) Certification Program is designed to equip educators with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions to be  administrators in Connecticut's schools in positions ranging from Assistant Principal up to, and including, Assistant Superintendent.  


The program consists of 21 credits (8 courses) with a few additional requirements and generally takes two to two and one half years to complete.  Courses are offered during the academic year and the summer.  Courses are offered on the SCSU campus and also in certain districts through our "cohort" programs.

Program Requirements

The Intermediate Administrator (092) Certification program consists of 21 credits and other requirements as follows: 

The program generally takes one and a half to two years to complete, and many courses are offered during the summer sessions as well as during the Fall and Spring semesters. Once finished with all requirements, students may submit a certification packet to the State with our Department's recommendation.  Students are guided through this process by our faculty and staff. 

Provisional and Professional Educator Certifications

Provisional Educator Certification is awarded by the Connecticut State Department of Education Bureau of Certification to individuals who complete one year of administrator or supervisor service under the Initial Educator Certificate.

Professional Educator Certification is awarded to individuals who complete a Sixth Year Diploma and complete three years of intermediate administrator or supervisor service under the Provisional Educator Certificate.

Intermediate Administrator (092) Certification as a Gateway to Other Educational Options

As students work through their Intermediate Administrator (092) Certification program, they may wish to consider continuing their education through the following other options.  Please contact the Ed.D. Coordinator to clarify steps for rolling credits to the Ed.D. program: