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Superintendent Letter of Eligibility (SLE) Program: AdmissionsSuperintendent Letter of Eligibility (SLE) Program: Admissions

Superintendent Letter of Eligibility (SLE) Program: Admissions

Admission Requirements (Regular) 

  • Master’s degree with a GPA of 3.00 or higher (Students with a GPA below 3.00 may apply for conditional admission)
  • Official transcripts from an accredited graduate institution
  • Copy of teaching certification
  • A letter of endorsement from applicant’s principal or immediate supervisor
  • A current resume or curriculum vitae
  • A completed Applicant Data Sheet 
  • Statement of career goals and degree objectives    
  • For International Applicants:  TOEFL score of 213 on computer-based exam, 550 on paper-based exam or 80 on Internet-based exam

        Conditional Admission Requirements

  • Conditional Admission may be granted for a period not to exceed two terms with the following modifications of the Regular Admissions Requirements:
    • Master’s degree with a GPA under 3.00 will be reviewed for a decision
    • Unofficial transcripts
    • Copy of teaching certification
    • A completed Applicant Data Sheet  and/or a current resume or curriculum vitae

Program Requirements

  • Although not required for admission to the program, certification by the state of Pennsylvania requires a minimum of six years of professional certified service in the basic schools, three years of which shall have been in administration or supervision.
  • The three years of administrative or supervision experience must be completed before certification endorsement is granted.

 How to Apply:

School of Graduate Studies and Research
California University of Pennsylvania
Box 91
250 University Ave.
California, PA 15419

  • Submit unofficial transcripts and other documents by mail (using the address above), email (gradschool@calu.edu) or fax (724-938-5712)

For additional information:

Email: superletr@calu.edu
Phone: 1.866.595.6348

Out of State Students:

Out of state students are welcome to apply but should first contact their state department of education for further information regarding certification requirements and reciprocity agreements.

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