The online Educational Specialist in School Administration program is for those passionate about educating and inspiring students and teachers. The curriculum develops skills, knowledge, and expertise needed to be leaders at the school and district levels. Graduates are prepared for elementary and secondary school leadership positions including superintendents, school principals, assistant principals, and instructional coordinators.
Hold a master's degree from an accredited college or university
Have graduate work and experience commensurate with the student's objectives as evaluated by a committee appointed by the associate dean of the Bayh College of Education
Have a graduate GPA of 3.25 or above with no deficiencies in the area chosen for advanced graduate study
Three letters of recommendation
Hold or be eligible for the Standard License for either Elementary School Administration and Supervision or Secondary School Administration and Supervision
Accreditation & Licensing
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
Students must be residing in either the United States or Canada, with the exception of U.S. military and State Department personnel and their family members with APO/FPO addresses.
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