Educational Administration and Leadership (Specialist)

About the Program

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Convenient * Career-Focused * Amazing Value

Unleash robust career possibilities by earning your post-master certificate or specialist degree at St. Cloud State University. Our affordable, highly-flexible hybrid program prepares you to inspire and prepare students to succeed in PK-12 schools and districts.

You'll interact with world-class faculty to develop advanced skills in PK-12 school administration. Plus you further refine your skills in the career areas that most interest you. And, you'll grow as a leader.

The flexibility of our program fits your busy lifestyle. Our hybrid approach is designed to use the best of online and campus-based learning for market-ready skills you can apply immediately.

You'll connect and engage with colleagues from all backgrounds to ensure differing viewpoints and robust discussion.

The post-master’s degree provides a path to administrative licensure as a PK-12 school principal, special education director, or superintendent of schools. Students may pursue more than one path at a time.

The specialist degree is recognized throughout the nation and prepares you for new roles with increased responsibilities. You’ll increase your marketability for important administrator positions and be better able to address the challenges school leaders face.

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