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Courses You Will Take

Courses are offered in the fall and spring semesters (no summers). Classes are 16 weeks long.

To earn a 12-hour graduate certificate in charter school leadership, you will need to take each of the following 3-credit-hour courses:  

  • EDAD 601 Introduction to Charter School Leadership (3 credit hours)
  • EDAD 683 Charter School Law, Human Resources, and Special Education (3 credit hours)
  • EDAD 636 Data-based Decision Making for Charter School Leaders (3 credit hours)
  • EDAD 690 Charter School Leadership for Improving Student Achievement (3 credit hours)


Online and Distance Education
David Letterman Communication and Media Building (LB), Room 131
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time, Monday-Friday
Phone: 1-800-872-0369 or 765-285-1581
Fax: 765-285-7161
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