Admission Requirements

Candidates applying to the Intermediate Administrator Certification Program (092) must hold a Master's degree from an accredited institution and must hold or be eligible for a Connecticut teaching certificate.

For matriculation into the Intermediate Administrator Certification (092) Program candidates must submit:

  • Non-refundable application fee

  • Two letters of recommendation

  • Official transcript(s) from all colleges and universities previously attended. Sacred Heart University students and alumni may authorize the Office of Graduate Admissions to obtain their official SHU transcripts on their behalf. Download and print the authorization form‎‎.

  • Current resume

  • Case Study Response (A case study will be mailed to you upon receipt of your application)

  • Copy of Official CT Teaching Certificate

  • Attend a Plan of Study meeting
    • Applicants are invited to attend meetings via email as they are scheduled. During the plan of study meeting, the course curriculum will be outlined and a tentative plan for program completion will be documented. Additionally, applicants will complete a self assessment of dispositions during the meeting.

  • Education Applicant Statement of Understanding‌‌

Candidates for CT State Intermediate Administrator Certification (092) must also:

  • Have completed five years teaching experience
  • Have taken a course in special education

The items above are CT state requirements to be eligible for 092 certification, not prerequisites for our program of study.

The address to which all documents can be sent is:

Sacred Heart University
Office of Graduate Admissions
5151 Park Avenue
Fairfield, CT 06825

Letters of recommendation, case study responses, copies of official certifications, and resumes can be sent via email or fax to:

Tara Chudy
Executive Director of Graduate Admissions
Fax: 203-365-4732