Massachusetts Data Tables

Administrators ECE Program
Directors
School
Principals
Family Child
Care Providers
Total Number 2,080 n/a 5,731Child Care Aware 2017 State Fact Sheet
Annual Salary $60,740 n/a n/a
Leadership Academies  
Number of Leadership Academies 32017 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)3 (Programs)----
Private2 (Institutions)3 (Programs)----
Total4 (Institutions)6 (Programs)22 (Institutions)65 (Programs)
2-year1 (Institution)2 (Programs)----
4-year3 (Institutions)4 (Programs)22 (Institutions)65 (Programs)
Associate's--3 (Programs)----
Bachelors and Post-Bachelor's Certificate--3 (Programs)--10 (Programs)
Masters and Post-Master's Certificate------23 (Programs)
Doctoral------12 (Programs)
In-Person--5 (Programs)----
On-Line--------
Blended--1 (Program)----

Overall Policy Lever Score

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Administrator Qualifications in Child Care Licensing3Standards for the Licensure or Approval of Family Child Care, Small Group and School Age and Large Group and School Age Child Care Programs
Level of general education0
College credit in early childhood education0
College credit in business/administration0
Continuing professional development per year10
Administrator Credential (minimal requirements)1Professional Qualifications Certification - Director I and II
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)10
# of years of experience in administration0
Principal Licensure4
Level of general education5
Pre-K or elementary license issued5Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
# of years of teaching experience10Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
Pre-K content in the licensure requirements0
Pre-K practical (field) experience required0Massachusetts Department of Elementary & Secondary Education
Administrator Qualifications in QRIS4MA Quality Rating and Improvement System (QRIS)
QRIS is implemented statewide10
Administrator credential is embedded in QRIS (yes or no)0
Highest level of administrators general education requirement8
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE2
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0
Administrator Qualifications in State Pre-K Programs4Public Preschool Program
Principal endorsement is required for school-based programs10
Administrator credential required for center-based programs0
Highest level of administrators general education requirement8
# of semester hours of college credit in ECE2
# of semester hours of college credit in business/administration0