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.
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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 EducationMaster Degree
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV
- This program requires an internship/field experience.
- Applicants must have 3 years of teaching experience in PK-12.