Tier 1 & Induction Administrative Programs

Kim McKenzie
Director of Instructional Services

Sarah Kohlbeck
Instructional Services Program Assistant

Tier I Administrative Credential Program

Program Overview

The Shasta County Office of Education Preliminary Administrative Services Credential Program is accredited by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing (CCTC). Our program is designed to prepare future exemplary leaders in Shasta County and Region 2.

- Administrative credential in ten months
- Practical approach to leadership
- Total cost - $8,000 for 2019-20
- Coursework applicable towards a Master's Degree in partnership with National University
- Saturday classes
- District-supported program


Application Process

All application materials must be submitted on or before June 1, 2019


  • Possession of valid California teaching and services credential
  • Minimum of five years of teaching experience or related experiences (i.e., school counseling, nursing, psychologist, etc.)
    • May start the program with four years, but fifth year must be completed with the program
  • Passage and/or proof of registration for CBEST examination

Submission Checklist:

  • Completed Application & Personal Leadership Statement
  • Completed Payment Contract
  • Resume
  • Copy of Transcripts (unofficial)
  • Copy of California Teaching Credential and/or Service Credential
  • Copy of CBEST verification or proof of registration for CBEST examination
  • $75 non-refundable application fee

Application Process:
June 1 - Applications Due
July - Announcement of participants for upcoming program
July 30 - Participants must confirm acceptance
TBA - National University's Master's Orientation
August 3 - Orientation TBA
September 1 - Payment due
September 7 - First day of Instruction

Apply Here

Becoming an Online Coach

Want to become an Online Coach?
Under the supervision of the Online Principal-Coach Coordinator, coaches provide online expertise, guidance and coaching to the participants in the Tier I Program. Click here for a copy of the Online Principal-Coach Job Description.

Orientation Meeting Dates

2019-20 meeting dates coming soon

Tier II Clear Administrative Credential Program

Apply Here

To apply, please contact Kim McKenzie at kmckenzie@shastacoe.org

Leadership Coach Application

Email Kim McKenzie by clicking here for a Leadership Coach Applicaiton