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Education Specialist in Educational Leadership

Program Details

The online Education Specialist in Educational Leadership program is intended to help extend professional understanding and practice in the area of education through doctoral-level courses but without the research component associated with the Doctor of Philosophy.  The curriculum teaches about Christ-centered perspectives in educational institutions and how to represent education from a biblical perspective in broader society by developing capacities to think, communicate, and model biblical excellence in educational leadership positions.  Coursework covers areas such as leadership theory, school law, financial principles, faculty and staff supervision, decision making, strategic planning, and development.


  • Earned at the master’s level. Bachelor’s-level courses may serve to meet pre-requisites only.
  • Earned at an accredited institution
  • Earned with a grade of C or above

Accreditation & Licensing

The Association for Biblical Higher Education, Commission on Accreditation

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges