Certifications and Endorsements

  • Through a partnership between Chester County Intermediate Unit and Neumann University you can now pursue this fully online endorsement.

    The goal of the Instructional Coaching Endorsement Program is to provide teachers with the skills to be effective instructional coaches and prepared to deliver job-embedded professional development with the goal of improving teaching and learning environments. This program offers practical and hands-on opportunities to explore and practice instructional coaching techniques. The coursework focuses on topics that include professional development planning and assessment, understanding leadership and organizational change, and planning, assessing, and reflecting on instructional coaching techniques.

Program Highlights

    • Program prepares you to coach & support PK-12 teachers
    • Program is approved as a PDE endorsement to add to your certification
    • Courses can be applied toward a Master of Science in Education degree and/or used for Act 48 credits
    • Four-course program is accelerated in an 8-week format. You can complete in as little as two semesters
    • One-on-one support and mentoring are offered by instructors who are expert in the field


    Click here to download the program information sheet.


Course of Study

  • EDU 605: Introduction to Instructional Coaching

  • EDU606: Professional Development Planning and Assessment

  • EDU 607: Leadership and Organizational Change

  • EDU 608: Instructional Coaching Practicum


  • Join a cohort through the CCIU and receive $50 off per credit.

    Earn three graduate credits per course at $500 per credit

    Cost of each course - $1500
    Total cost of program - $6000


Contact Us

  • Diane Thomson, Program Development Coordinator
  • 484-237-5017