Specialist in Education (EdS) / Education Leadership
Fort Hays State University

Program Details

The Specialist in Education Degree in Education Leadership program is designed not only for administrators, faculty and other higher education employees, but also private enterprise educators employed in an education role outside of the PreK-12 environment. Whether you work in the private sector, community-based organizations, or within the P-16 system, you will greatly benefit from this degree program.

Earning the Ed.S. in Education Leadership can:

  •  Increase your career advancement potential and open up career options beyond your current path
  •  Increase your knowledge in a discipline
  •  Provide a foundation for teaching or leading in higher education
  •  Equip you to teach in a Teacher Education program
  •  Give you the tools to help you lead and motivate others


  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Personal statement
  • Resume or educational vita
  • Master's degree with a minimum GPA of 3.25

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission