Loyola University Chicago

School of Education

Course Sequence

M.Ed. in Administration & Supervision for Principal Preparation

CPS Cohort Course Sequence

Catholic Cohort:
Courses meet at Loyola’s Water Tower Campus
Tuesdays & Thursdays 4:15–6:45 p.m
Internship courses: Held at a candidate's school site

Year 1
Semester Required Courses
 Fall ELPS 480: Master's Residency Seminar*
ELPS 481: Mission-Driven Leadership for Principals
ELPS 482: School Supervision for Principals
 Spring ELPS 480: Master's Residency Seminar*
CIEP 471: Foundations for Teaching ESL/Bilingual
ELPS 406: Foundations Using Data for Continuous
Summer Summer I:  CIEP 431: Three-Tiered Prevention:
                                         Advanced Primary Support
Summer II: CIEP 442: Curriculum Development and
Year 2
Fall CIEP 432: Three-Tier Prevention: Secondary and
                   Tertiary Support
ELPS 566: Principal Internship One
 Spring ELPS 407: Leading for Data-Based Decision Making
ELPS 567: Principal Internship Two
Summer Summer I:  ELPS 484: School Law, Policy, and Community
Summer II: ELPS 465: Instructional Leadership:
                                          Cultural Context for Informed
                                          Decision-Making (RomeOR
                     CIEP 473:  Instructional Leadership for
                                         Multicultural School
Year 3
 Fall ELPS 483: Human and Fiscal Resources for Principals
ELPS 568: Principal Internship Three
 Spring CIEP 505:  Literacy and Numeracy for Principals
ELPS 569: Principal Internship Four

 * ELPS 480 is a noncredit course with no tuition.