School Business and Human Resource Administration Advanced Certificate

Graduate School of Education

Program Description

The School Business and Human Resource Administration Advanced Certificate is 15 credit hours. This program is intended primarily for principals, assistant principals and other school administrators seeking central office positions. Central office positions can include superintendent, assistant superintendent, school business official, and/or director of personnel, as well as those administrators in an increasing number of school systems that have decentralized many school business and human resource functions, down to the school site.

Program Contact

Renad Aref
366 Baldy Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: 716-645-2110
Fax: 716-645-7937

Instruction Method

  • Online (100 percent of the degree requirements can be fulfilled online)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Credits Required

  • 15 Hours


  • 1 Year

Application Fee

  • $50

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.