Education Specialist in Education Teacher Leadership
University of Kentucky

Program Details

University of Kentucky offers an online Education Specialist in Teacher Leadership program. This is for students who have a master's education but don't want to pursue a full doctorate. The curriculum empowers teachers to be more effective leaders within their classrooms, helping their students reach their maximum potential.


  • Master's degree, preferably education-based, from a fully accredited institution of higher learning in the USA or from a recognized foreign institution
  • Cumulative 3.0 or higher GPA (4.0 scale) on all previous postsecondary coursework
  • Official transcripts for all postsecondary coursework
  • Personal statement
  • Updated professional resume
  • Recommendations from three educators
  • Experience working as a P12 teacher or as another type of educational practitioner is highly recommended

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges