Educational Specialist in Instructional Leadership
Auburn University at Montgomery

Program Details

The College of Education at AUM collaborates with local education agencies to support an online EdS in Instructional Leadership. This degree program is designed for professionals who want to pursue leadership career paths, and is well suited for positions such as: an assistant principal, educational coach, preschool director, or other related work in community and state organizations. Students will complete course theory topics in leadership, in addition to studies in special education and mentoring to adult learners.


  • Valid master's-level professional educator certificate in the similar teaching field 
  • Official transcripts from all previous college coursework
  • Professional educator certificate from Alabama or ability to obtain
  • Three years teaching experience
  • GRE or MAT test scores
  • Portfolio
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges