Alabama Data Tables

Administrators ECE Program
Directors
School
Principals
Family Child
Care Providers
Total Number 130 1019 618Kids Count Data Center, 2015, Data Provided by VOICES for Alabama's Children
Annual Salary $50,000Bureau of Labor Statistics $82,607New America Pre-K Leader Policy Scan n/a
Leadership Academies  
Number of Leadership Academies 02017 Early Childhood Education Leadership Development Compendium
Higher Education ECE Leadership
Degree Programs
ECE Leadership
Degree Programs
Elementary Principal
Graduate Degree Programs
Elementary Principal
Graduate Degree Programs
Number of
Institutions
Number of
Programs
Number of
Institutions
Number of
Programs
Public2 (Institutions)2 (Programs)----
Private--------
Total2 (Institutions)2 (Programs)14 (Institutions)45 (Programs)
2-year2 (Institutions)2 (Programs)----
4-year----14 (Institutions)45 (Programs)
Associate's--2 (Programs)----
Bachelors and Post-Bachelor's Certificate------2 (Programs)
Masters and Post-Master's Certificate------27 (Programs)
Doctoral------16 (Programs)
In-Person--1 (Program)----
On-Line--------
Blended--1 (Program)----

Overall Policy Lever Score

Rubric
Score:
2

Administrator Qualifications in Child Care Licensing3Minimum Standards for Day Care Centers and Nighttime Centers Regulations and Procedures
Level of general education0
College credit in early childhood education0
College credit in business/administration0
Continuing professional development per year10
Administrator Credential (minimal requirements)0
Credential is competency-based0
Level of general education0
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE0
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0
Credential renewal is based on continuing ed 0
# of months of experience in ECE (may include practicum experiences)0
# of years of experience in administration0
Principal Licensure5
Level of general education10New America Pre-K Leader Policy Scan
Pre-K or elementary license issued5Alabama Educator Certification
# of years of teaching experience10Alabama Educator Preparations
Pre-K content in the licensure requirements0New America Pre-K Leader Policy Scan
Pre-K practical (field) experience required0Alabama Educator Preparations
Administrator Qualifications in QRIS2Alabama Quality STARS Standards
QRIS is implemented statewide10
Administrator credential is embedded in QRIS (yes or no)0
Highest level of administrators general education requirement0
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE0
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0
Administrator Qualifications in State Pre-K Programs2Alabama First Class Pre-K
Principal endorsement is required for school-based programs10
Administrator credential required for center-based programs0
Highest level of administrators general education requirement0
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE0
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0