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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: Alaska, Arkansas, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Maine, Minnesota, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New, Mexico, North Dakota, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming.