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    Jun 19, 2024  
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog 
2021-2022 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Specialist in Education with a Major in Educational Leadership

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Program Overview

The Ed.S. with a Major in Educational Leadership is an approved graduate program in Georgia that prepares educators for Tier Two Educational Leadership Certification. Aligned to the Professional Standards for Educational Leadership, the 30 hour programs in offered online. Coursework is delivered 100% online.

Admissions Information

For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website.

Program Contact
 Dr. Olajide Agunloye
Progression & Graduation Requirements
  • Valid Georgia T-6, T-7, S-6, S-7 or comparable Level 6 Georgia certificate and valid Standard Professional Educational Leadership Tier One.
  • Candidate must receive a minimum grade of “B” in all courses and have a cumulative GPA of not less than 3.00 on ALL coursework for add-on certification recommendation.
  • Individualized Educational Professional Practice Plan must be completed.
  • Student must complete a pre/post self-evaluation rubric.
  • Candidate MUST receive program approval in order to register for the Performance based Assessment for School Leaders.
  • Note: The Tier-I Section courses are only prerequisites within the Extended Ed.S. Program. To obtain a Tier-I Certification within the Extended Ed.S. Program, you must have taken, at a minimum, one more course in the Tier-II Section (excluding the Tier-II Clinical Practice Residency Course). This will make the 21 credit hours required for Tier-I Certification.

Please select one of the following tracks:

Total Hours for the Degree: 30-48 Hours

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