Education Specialist in Educational Leadership
Minnesota State University-Moorhead

Program Details

The online Education Specialist in Educational Leadership program is designed for educators with master’s degrees in Educational Leadership, Curriculum and Instruction, or related education fields that want to further their knowledge, skills, and employment opportunities as leaders in educational institutions.  This flexible program builds on each student’s current knowledge, skills, and dispositions and develops individualized Plans of Study to fit their needs and goals.  Graduates will be effective, visionary leaders in educational institutions that are able to respond to community needs while optimizing organizational performance.  Career opportunities include K-12 principals, community education directors, special education directors, school business managers, school superintendents, and more.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Minnesota State University-Moorhead is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Program requires on-campus residencies