The South Carolina State Department of Education issues Administrative Certificates to qualified applicants for the following positions: Elementary School Principal and Supervisor (Tiers 1 and 2), Secondary School Principal and Supervisor (Tiers 1 and 2), and District Superintendent.
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Mail all of the above to Division of Educator Quality and Leadership, Office of Educator Certification, Landmark II Office Building, 3700 Forest Drive, Suite 500, Columbia, South Carolina 29204.
Because you have already held an initial teaching certificate in South Carolina and have undergone the criminal history background check and fingerprinting process, this need not be repeated.
For more information on administrator preparation programs in South Carolina, contact these colleges and universities directly.
For more information on administrative certification in South Carolina, contact the South Carolina State Department of Education Office of Educator Certification, Recruitment and Preparation at 803-734-8466.