Degree: Education Specialist
Program: School Superintendent
Degree Level: Graduate
Credit Hours: 33 credit hours - 69 credit hours (depending on past degrees)
Delivery Format: Online (except Field Study and Internship which may be completed off campus)
Prerequisites: Must hold a Master’s degree in related educational field and an administrative certificate and at least two years of teaching.
Degree Program: The degree is awarded upon completion of a minimum of 69 semester hours of credit beyond the baccalaureate degree.
Required Courses (24-27 hours)
EDAD 940 - Administrative Theory
EDAD 944 - Seminar in Educational Administration
EDAD 955 - The School Administrator & the Law
EDAD 956 - School/Community Relations
EDAD 957 - Public School Finance
EDAD 958 - Educational Facility Planning
EDAD 991 - Field Study (May enroll for an additional 3 hours for extended research.)
EDAD 998 - Internship (3-6 hours)
Suggested Electives (6-9 hours) Appropriate courses selected with the consent of the advisor.
EDAD 832 – Current Issues in Education
EDAD 833 – EDAD Assessment Leadership
EDAD 895 – School Improvement
EDAD 945 – Independent Readings
EDAD 992 – The Executive Administrator
2 YEAR SAMPLE PROGRAM PLANS
Application Process: All applications are completed electronically. There are multiple steps to the application process. How do I get started?
All courses are accessed through Blackboard and a high-speed Internet connection is required.
Also needed: Microsoft Office suite. Once a student, you can order this program package from UNK Technology Store at a discounted student rates.
Program Contact: Holly Peterson
Department: Educational Administration
Address: College of Education, Room B114, UNK, Kearney, NE 68849