North Georgia College & State University

Graduate Studies

Education Specialist in School Leadership: Building and District Level Emphases

Address:

PO Box 1358

Gainesville, GA 30503

United States

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Education Specialist in School Leadership: Building and District Level Emphases (EDS)

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The University of North Georgia offers an Education Specialist in School Leadership degree. The program is designed for educators who are preparing for leadership positions in public schools. Quick Facts: Acceptance for fall semesters. 4 semesters, 32 semester-hour program. Qualifies candidates for Georgia PL-6 certification as school building leader or school district leader. Candidates entering program must have L-5, NPL-5, NL-5 certification OR must successfully complete 2 prerequisites in the summer term prior to fall cohort start date. Candidates must have a current leadership role or position at the building or district level. July 1 application deadline (fall start) for those candidates with Georgia L-5, NPL-5, or NL-5 certification. April 1 application deadline (summer start) for those candidates without Georgia L-5, NPL-5, or NL-5 certification. Location alternates between Dahlonega, Gainesville, and Cumming campuses. $202 per semester hour tuition, in-state, plus fees

Accreditation:

University of North Georgia is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, master, education specialist, and doctor of physical therapy degrees and pre-baccalaureate, post-baccalaureate, and post-master certificates. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of University of North Georgia.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 32-38

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $202, in-state, plus fees USD

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