Education Specialist in Educational Administration / Higher Education
Jackson State University

Program Details

The online Education Specialist in Educational Administration with a concentration in Higher Education is designed for those who are planning careers in the area of higher education.  The curriculum provides the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed for the higher education administrative process and the environment of two-year and four-year institutions, so graduates are prepared for futures in teaching and/or administrative positions in higher education.  Core courses include law, organization, and history of higher education.


  • A master’s degree from an accredited institution
  • 3.0 minimum GPA at the graduate level
  • Letters of recommendation
  • Writing sample
  • Interview
  • A recommendation for admission by the screening committee

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges