Program tuition for the participant, supported by the academic institution, is $5,000 for the yearlong program. Program tuition includes the completion of a program orientation, nine online modules delivered through the APTA Learning Center, three required on-site courses (includes meals), mentoring provided throughout the program, and networking conference calls.
A total of approximately 3.0 continuing education units (CEUs) (30 contact hours) are provided for the completion of the nine online modules.
Upon acceptance into the Education Leadership Institute Fellowship, a $1,500 deposit is required to confirm attendance. The balance of $3,500 is due prior to the orientation in July.
Additional costs associated with this program include the travel and hotel accommodations for the three required onsite sessions situated throughout the United States. Other costs associated with the online learning modules relate to accessing or purchasing required reading texts.
- The program spans one year.
- The three required onsite courses include two full days each plus travel.
- Online learning requires review of modular content, readings, journaling, and outside assignments.
- Opportunities are provided to interact with content expert faculty and mentors.