Education Specialist in Educational Leadership
Northern Kentucky University

Program Details

The online Education Specialist in Educational Leadership program is designed for educators who want to become principals in grades P-12 or supervisors of instruction for grades P-12.  The curriculum prepares educators for administrative positions in which they can make a difference in the lives of students, teachers, parents, and the community.  Educators will gain the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to be effective administrators at the P-12 level.  Coursework exposes educators to diverse student populations and school environments as they learn to understand school culture, curriculum, assessment, supervision of teachers to build capacity, and management of schools focused on school improvement.

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northern Kentucky University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Interview, Essay/Writing Sample, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Occupational License