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Education Specialist- Educational Leadership Concentration

Education Specialist- Educational Leadership Concentration

Candidates holding a Master of Education degree in an educational discipline other than Educational Leadership are eligible to pursue the Educational Leadership concentration.


Admission
A potential candidate must be admitted into the Dore' School of Graduate Studies.
To be admitted to the program, the following additional requirements must be met:
  • A candidate must hold a current valid teaching certificate.
    • A temporary teaching certificate is not acceptable.
  • Have a minimum of three years of successful, full-time teaching.
  • Hold a Master of Education degree in an educational discipline other than Educational Leadership


Additional Notes
  • One year of experience in educational leadership may be substituted for the six (6) credit hours of EDLD 696 and EDLD 697 required in the prescribed coursework.
  • Twenty-four (24) of the last thirty (30)  semester hours must be earned in residence.
  • Credits applied must be earned within 6 calendar years from the time the student first enrolled in the program.
  • Only transfer credits with a grade of ‘B’ or better may be applied toward the degree.


Advisor for the Education Specialist with a concentration in Educational Leadership
Dr. Mimi Wallace
(v) 337.475.5965
Farrar Hall 217
mwallace@mcneese.edu