Education Specialist in Teaching & Learning
Grand Canyon University

Program Details

Take your graduate degree one step further with this online EdS from GCU. This program uses an analytical approach that supports best educational practices in a variety of learning environments.  Curriculum is aligned with ELCC (Education Leadership Constituent Council) standards and is centered around competencies that can be applied immediately in the field.  Core classes are likely to include:

  • Building a K-12 Community
  • Training & Collaboration for Learning
  • Analysis for Educational Research

GCU is a faith-based institution and emphasizes professional ethics alongside a Christian worldview.  This program takes approximately one year to complete and runs in 8-week class segments.

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Requirements

You may be accepted by meeting one of the criteria below:

  • Earned a doctoral degree from a regionally accredited institution with an overall GPA of 3.4 or higher. Applicants with a GPA less than 3.4 may be accepted with specifications
  • Earned a master's from a regionally accredited institution with an overall GPA of 3.4 or higher. Applicants with a GPA of 3.0 – 3.39 will be accepted with specifications. Applicants with a GPA below a 3.0 will not be accepted

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission

https://www.gcu.edu/academics/academic-policies.php

Geographic Restrictions

This program is not authorized for residents of: American Samoa, Guam, Kentucky, Northern Mariana Islands.