Earn the Advanced Certificate in
School Leadership for Excellence and Equity

from The National Center for Urban School Transformation & San Diego State University’s World Campus

How Is This Program Unique?

  • The program is based on the best practices of elementary, middle, and high schools that have achieved remarkable evidence of educational excellence and equity.
  • Courses will be led by an NCUST Executive Coach with experience supporting school leaders as they pursue excellence and equity.
  • Where participant flexibility is most beneficial, the program utilizes web-based features that allow leaders opportunities to access information when convenient. Where personal interaction is most beneficial, the program features person-to-person opportunities likely to promote professional growth.
  • To maximize impact, participating school leaders are encouraged to invite their district-level supervisor to enroll concurrently in the District Leadership for Equity and Excellence Program.
  • During each of the five courses, each participant will receive up to three one-on-one personalized video-coaching sessions with an NCUST Executive Coach.
  • Each course will include an opportunity to engage with school leaders who influenced the success of award-winning schools that have achieved remarkable results for every demographic group served.
  • Participants will benefit from the experience of the school leaders in their cohort.


We look forward to answering your questions and exploring how we might support your improvement efforts.

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