Delivery Format - Gadsden
Number of Credit Hours - 30
Tuition per Hour - $375
Fees - $10 graduate College of Education fee (per hour)
Application Deadline - April 1 - summer cohort, July 1 - fall cohort, November 1 - spring cohort
Accreditation - National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Required Entrance - Master level teaching certificate
Programs, courses and tuition subject to change.
The Educational Specialist degree program in Educational Leadership offered through the University of Alabama allows experienced school administrators to further develop their education in the area of educational leadership. Through teaching and outreach, the Department of Educational Leadership strives to promote the values, knowledge, and skills needed to improve education in the state and across the region; and through the scholarly activities of its faculty and students, contribute to national research.
The program content is consistent with state and national standards. Individuals seeking this degree have completed the “A” level administrative certification obtained at the master’s level and have a desire to obtain the Alabama Class “AA” Professional Certificate.