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Education Specialist in Educational Leadership

Program Details

The Graduate Education program at Saint Leo University offers the Specialist in Education degree with a concentration in transformational school leadership. This degree is for individuals holding a master’s degree in education or a related field of study (e.g. guidance and counseling, social work, human services, organization leadership, etc.).

Courses within the Education Specialist degree program have been identified to ensure that students complete a relevant and rigorous program of study. All courses infuse the Saint Leo University core values, thus helping students grow in body, mind and spirit.

Requirements

  • A 3.0 or higher GPA in the last 60 hours of upper division coursework that led to a conferred bachelor's degree
  • Two professional recommendations
  • If student's GPA for last 60 hours is between 2.5 and <3.0, either the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) or the Miller Analogies Test (MAT) must be taken
  • Statement of professional goals
  • Submit official transcripts from all postsecondary institutions previously attended

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Restrictions

This program is not authorized for residents of AR, IA, ID, KS, ME, MN, MT, ND, NE, NH, NM, NV, OR, RI, SD, UT, or WY.