Education Specialist in Educational Leadership
William Carey University

Program Details

The Specialist in Education will prepare leaders to be caring, reflective decision makers. This hybrid program will equip candidates to become change agents for positively impacting their students’ lives socially, emotionally, and academically. Please note: This program meets the requirements for applying for a K-12 administrator’s license upon successful completion of coursework, clinical practice, and a passing score on the School Leadership Licensure Assessment exam (SLLA). The rigorous classes will move quickly as they prepare students for leadership roles. Clinical practice is also an integral part of this program.


  • Hold a master’s degree from an institution fully accredited by a recognized accrediting agency
  • Hold a baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts of all college work completed to date
  • Overall minimum GPA of 3.25 (4.0 scale) in a related master's program
  • Have completed 30 hours of graduate work
  • Hold a valid teaching license or waiver of licensure form
  • Two reference forms

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Restricted States