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

  • 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.

  • Education Applicant Statement of Understanding‌‌

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

  • Have completed five years teaching experience
    • This is a CT state requirement to be eligible for 092 certification, not a prerequisite for our program of study.
  • Have taken a course in special education

The address to which official transcripts can be sent is:

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