Specialist in Education
EKU’s 100% online Specialist in Education degree is a post-master’s program that fulfills the requirements for Kentucky level I principal certification and prepares highly qualified candidates for district-wide leadership. Program graduates are primed to become highly effective professional leaders who will develop productive environments for academic excellence and equity.
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Program admission requirements
- Prospective graduate students must meet the admissions requirements of the Graduate School.
- Completion of an approved master’s degree
- Candidates must have a valid state teaching certification
- Three years of teaching experience
NOTE: If you do not hold teacher certification in Kentucky, please consult with your state’s licensing agency to determine whether our program will meet your state’s licensure requirements.