This program is designed for those holding a bachelor’s degree and who are seeking advanced preparation in the field. Upon successful completion, the candidate is eligible for the master of science in education degree and Class A certification (provided current certification requirements of the Alabama State Department of Education have been met). Please contact the chair of graduate studies, OBB 226, for requirements and additional information.
* An applicant for certification in instructional leadership who holds Class A certification in another teaching field or area of instructional support must take ALL courses indicated above that were not required for certification in another program at the Class A level.
** Beginning July 1, 2017, EDUC 504 will replace EDLD 525 as a required course.
NOTE: Program is under review and subject to change if state and/or federal requirements are revised.