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Program Details

The Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) in Educational Administration, School District Superintendent program is designed as a post-master’s degree for practicing teachers and/or administrators in the field. The conceptual framework for this innovative and exciting online degree prepares reflective leaders who are skilled educators whose practices and decisions draw upon the best available theory, research, and experiential wisdom.

Upon completion of the online Educational Administration degree, including the accompanying field-based internship, students also earn School District Superintendent licensure. Students should contact their state for specific licensure requirements.

Requirements

  • One official transcript 
  • A masters degree is required.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Letter of Recommendation Form
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Resume
  • Applicants enrolling in the Pre K-12 Administration Program must have 3 years of teaching experience in PK-12

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission