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Education Specialist in Administration of Elementary & Secondary Education

Program Details

The online Education Specialist in Administration of Elementary & Secondary Education at Auburn University prepares engaged, collaborative, and effective administrators by integrating theory, reflection and applied leadership. This program prepares you for leadership roles in grades K-12. Graduates learn to be school leaders/scholars through the applied study of theoretical and empirical literature on the science of organizations and the current and emerging art and craft of leadership. Individuals who complete the specialist program are eligible to be recommended for Class AA professional educator certification in instructional leadership.

Requirements

  • Master’s degree or higher
  • Minimum GPA 3.0
  • Official transcripts
  • Statement of Intent
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • Valid & renewable teaching certificate
  • Clear background check
  • Evidence of ability to improve student achievement
  • Evidence of leadership & management potential

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)