Educational Specialist in Secondary Education / Science
The University of Alabama

Program Details

The University of Alabama offers an online Education Specialist in Secondary Education, Science certification. This program offers science teachers an opportunity to advance their competencies in biology, chemistry, physics, or general science. The program is a bridge to a doctorate in science education.


  • Master's level certification in secondary general science, secondary biology, secondary chemistry or secondary physics
  • Master's degree from an accredited institution
  • 3.0 GPA or higher in a completed graduate degree program
  • Minimum score of 300 on the GRE or 50th percentile on the MAT
  • Official transcripts from all institutions attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges