Post Master's K-12 Principal Certification

OccupationProjected Job openings in PAProjected Job Openings NationallyPA Median SalaryNational Median Salary
Education Administrators Elementary and Secondary School 240 8,970 $113,400 $108,700

*Salary and job growth information obtained from O*NET OnLine.

Education Administrators Elementary and Secondary School plan, direct, or coordinate the academic, administrative, or auxiliary activities of public or private elementary or secondary level schools.

Job titles include: Principal, Assistant Principal, Superintendent, Middle School Principal, Elementary Principal, High School Principal, School Superintendent, School Administrator, Athletic Director, Special Education Director

The Principal K-12 Program provides the opportunity for a graduate student to obtain Principal K-12 Certification in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania as an elementary, middle, or secondary school principal. The coursework and field-based experiences prepare the candidate to promote the success of all students by becoming a building level leader within the K-12 school system. “Leadership for Student Achievement” is the common thread throughout the program. Successful completion of the program and achievement of the qualifying score on the School Leaders Licensure Assessment (SLLA) will lead to Principal K-12 Certification in Pennsylvania.

If you have questions about the application process, please contact Edinboro University's School of Graduate Studies at (814)732-2856, toll-free at (888) 845-2890 or by email at