EdS in Higher Education Administration
The School of Education through Liberty University Online offers several programs at the post-graduate level. The Education Specialist program prepares candidates to be competent, effective leaders with a Christian worldview who will model high standards and assume a leadership role in the field of education. This degree effective prepares leaders with a biblical worldview to assume roles in shaping the future direction of the policies, goals, and objectives of an education system whether it be in the college and university, business, or government setting.
Certain prerequisites may be required by Liberty University’s School of Education for those seeking to become candidates in the post-graduate program, specifically from candidates with a non-educational undergraduate background or those who meet the equivalent of an academic major in a liberal arts area.
- General Information
- Degree Completion Plan and Course Guides
- Capstone: EDUC 798
- This course must be taken in the final semester. EDUC 798 is not transferrable into the Ed.D. program.
- 3.0 GPA
Framework and Dispositions
The mission of the School of Education at Liberty University is to develop competent professionals with a biblical worldview for Christian, public, and private schools. The faculty of the School of Education has delineated the dispositions that must be observable in each candidate of our programs at all levels:
- Displays a sense of social responsibility
- Demonstrates commitment/work ethic
- Demonstrates reflective practice
- Displays personal integrity
- Displays professionalism
View the doctoral transfer policies here.
This program does not lead to state licensure or certification. Candidates in this program are not eligible to pursue a student teaching or internship semester.