Educational Specialist in Educational Administration & Leadership / Pre-K – 12 School Principal
University of South Dakota

Program Details

The Education Specialist in Educational Administration and Leadership for PreK-12 Principal Specialization combines online classwork with a field-based internship.  This post-master's program, offered by the University of South Dakota, is based upon theory, research and experience.  The design of the program is intended for educators working full-time, as it offers schedule flexibility along with small class sizes.  Depending upon your specific state requirements for licensure, you may be qualified to sit the state license exam upon completion of this online EdS program from USD.

% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Dakota is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • This program requires an internship/field experience.
  • Applicants must have 3 years of teaching experience in PK-12.