Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership
Clemson University

Program Details

You can earn an advanced degree in educational leadership with Clemson’s Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership. This online education administration program attracts experienced educators seeking to serve communities and students collaboratively in a quest to solve the complex problems facing schools.

As a post-master’s degree, candidates must have a master’s degree. Graduates succeed in such roles as curriculum specialists, instructional coaches, and principals.

The online education administration educational specialist program offers three options.

  • Option 1 serves certified South Carolina educators and leads to elementary or secondary building-level administration certification.
  • Option 2 serves educators certified in other states seeking building-level certification.
  • Option 3 offers a degree in educational leadership without certification.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Clemson University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must have at least two or more years of teaching experience
  • Requires current employment or access to an educational setting