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2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Dual Language Immersion (DLI) Administration Certificate

Program Coordinator: Marjorie Ringler (210 Ragsdale Hall; 252-328-4825;

The 12 s.h. certificate in dual language immersion (DLI) administration provides teacher leaders, school leaders, and district administrators with the knowledge and skills necessary to implement successful DLI programs in schools. The overall objective of the program is to provide DLI professional development for individuals that are implementing, maintaining, and assessing DLI programs in schools and districts. Specifically, candidates who successfully complete the certificate will have a broad-based knowledge of how to educate an increasingly linguistically diverse student population.

Admission requirements are as follows:

  • Complete the Graduate School online application with paid fees.
  • Have a master’s degree from an accredited academic institution.
  • Have three years of successful school leadership experience.
  • Be a graduate student or education professional working in his or her respective fields.


Preference will be given to candidates with licensure in administration or supervision.