St. Cloud State University

School of Education

Director of Community Education (Certificate, Licensure)


St. Cloud State UniversitySchool of Graduate Studies720 Fourth Avenue South

Stewart Hall 257

Saint Cloud, MN 56301

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Director of Community Education (Certificate, Licensure)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Community Education Director graduate certificate program will prepare you for employment in public community education, community recreation, youth and family education, an area education agency or a regional or state agency. You will take courses in leadership, school law, finances, school/community relations and a field experience in community education. Coursework leads to eligibility for administrative licensure. Coursework is competency based to meet Minnesota State requirements in licensure.

Program Highlights

  • Courses offered through a blend of online and face-to-face hybrid formats
  • Fall, spring and summer courses to accommodate working professionals
  • Courses delivered on campus and at St. Cloud State at Plymouth
  • Degree completion in one year: 24 credit program 
  • Faculty members are accomplished professionals with experience in the field
  • Practitioner-focused curriculum
  • Continue your education with a masters, post-masters and doctorate in Educational Administration and Leadership



Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999

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