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Education Specialist: Elementary and Secondary Education

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The Educational Specialist program is designed to permit students to achieve a degree level higher than the master’s and to development additional skills in their content area.  The program may be a terminal program or transferred to a doctorate program.

Admission Requirements

Course Plan

What opportunities are available with this degree?

  • Central office supervisors
  • Preliminary degree preparation for an Ed.D or Ph.D. In curriculum and Instruction
  • Pay increase
  • Promotion considerations in organization or other organizations
  • Academic coach positions
  • Preparation for an advanced degree in Educational Leadership