School of Education - Education Specialist

K-12 Administration

Our Education Specialist (Ed.S.) degree offers a variety of tracks for you to pursue a leadership role in the field of education. Whether you strive to become an Education Specialist or a licensed principal, superintendent or Director of Special Education, your coursework will prodive a strong foundation and understanding of leadership and education.   Our degree is designed for busy working professionals. Classes are typically held one evening per week and occasional Saturdays.

Reduced Tuition Beginning Spring 2019!

At the School of Education, we understand that access and affordability is important to you in growing your career, and it is important to us. Beginning January 2019, coursework for the Education Specialist degree will carry a $660 per credit charge.

We are excited that this change will make St. Thomas a top choice for teachers looking for new leadership opportunities. Our programs prepare future leaders with evidence-based practices, social justice pedagogy and intercultural development to ensure they are ready for the challenges of of today's diverse learner needs.