Tuition and Schedule


The $6,500 tuition includes:

  • Certificate issued jointly by USC Rossier and AASA and awarded at the 2022 National Conference on Education (NCE) and a transcript for continuing education units from USC Rossier
  • Course materials
  • An account to access the online course materials and connect with classmates and instructors
  • Mentorship while enrolled in the program
  • Search firm support if seeking a new position


You will meet with your classmates September 17th and 18th, 2021 for a two-day session (Retreat) held virtually. In Spring of 2022, you are expected to meet in person at the 2022 AASA NCE pre-session. Costs associated with the 2022 AASA NCE pre-session, and 2023 AASA NCE National Conference Awards are in addition to the tuition. All other sessions will be held online. Class meets every other Monday from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Pacific Time.