Educational Specialist in Instructional Leadership
Jacksonville State University

Program Details

The online EdS in Instructional Leadership program from Jacksonville State University is designed to prepare effective leaders of learning through the development of a broad knowledge base grounded in theory, reflection, and applied leadership opportunities. Courses cover topics such as:

  • Leadership in Education
  • Planning & Managing Facilities & Programs
  • Personnel Development
  • Instructional Leadership
  • Curriculum Development
  • Funding for School Improvement

Requirements

  • Official transcripts A master's degree
  • Three letters of recommendation 
  • If currently an educator, a copy of the candidate’s Professional Educator Certificate
  • Current professional vita or resume
  • Official test scores on the General Test of the GRE or the MAT
  • Applicants must meet one of the following formula requirements.
    • 450 times the undergraduate GPA plus the total score of verbal and quantitative sections of the General Test of the GRE is equal to or greater than a total of 2100 points OR
    • 15 times the undergraduate GPA plus the MAT score is equal to or greater than a total of 80 points.

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges