Educational Specialist DegreeEd.S. - Principal Licensure (K-12)

Program Overview

This Educational Specialist degree (post graduate) is for experienced educators with at least three years of teaching experience who currently hold a Master’s degree and a valid Minnesota teaching license who wish to become licensed as a principal in the state of Minnesota. Note: An alternative path is available for non-licensed teachers.

This program leads to principal and superintendent credentials and compiles with all of the Minnesota Board of School Administrators requirements for such licensure.

At completion of the program you will earn an Educational Specialist degree and be eligible for licensure in the state of Minnesota as a K-12 principal or superintendent.

This program is for experienced educators with at least three years of teaching experience who currently hold a Master’s degree and a valid MN teaching license and who wish to become licensed as a principal or superintendent in the state of Minnesota while earning a post-graduate degree. Note: An alternative path is available for non-licensed teachers.

Required Courses

View Ed.S. - Principal Licensure (K-12) required courses on our academic catalog website.

Career Potential

  • Principal (K-12)