Education Specialist, EdS

Parent Entity: 
Education and Human Services, College of » Leadership Studies in Education and Organizations
Program Type: 
Education Specialist
Degree Type: 
Education Specialist

Admissions Requirements:

In addition to meeting requirements for admission established by the Graduate School, candidates for the Educational Specialist degree (Ed. S.) must have a minimum grade point average from previous graduate studies of 3.3 or better.

MAT/GRE - required for all Ed.S. degree applicants.

Candidates must score in the 50th percentile or better on the Miller Analogy Test (MAT) or the Graduate Records Exam (GRE).

Program Learning Outcomes:

  • Understand development, articulation, implementations, and stewardship of a district vision
  • Understand teaching and learning focal point of schools
  • Understand school district operations
  • Understand collaboration with families and community members
  • Understand the value of integrity, fairness, ethics
  • Understand how to respond to and influence political, social, cultural, economic, and legal issues in the appropriate context

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