Education Specialist in Elementary Education
Alcorn State University

Program Details

In the online EdS in Elementary Education program from Alcorn State University, students analyze current issues, educational trends, theories, policies, and practices affecting rural and urban schools and communities and apply their research findings in practical situations through assignments and field experiences. Graduates possess:

  • Exceptional effectiveness in instructional techniques
  • Exceptional knowlege of specialized subject matter
  • Leadership and skills in curriculum development
  • Knowledge of research techniques and technology skills
  • Classroom management skills


  • Master's degree in elementary education or related field
  • Official transcripts
  • GPA of at least 3.2
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • AA Educator license

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges