Education Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction – Secondary Ed.

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Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Curriculum and Instruction – Secondary Education

What You Will Learn

Working at the post-graduate level, you will be immersed in advanced studies of learning theory and research, learn cutting-edge institutional-level testing and measurement techniques, and develop highly-effective curriculum based on industry best practices. With an Education Specialist degree, you can go beyond teaching and course development to step into the role of an administrator, analyze and correct institutional-level education challenges, and become an expert in K-12 or higher education instruction.

Liberty University’s Education Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction – Secondary Education, 100% online program, will help you examine research and instructional approaches for managing student behaviors effectively with an emphasis on individualized, classroom, and school-wide behavior support. This program addresses curriculum function, development, and evaluation, as well as provides a detailed overview of technology usage in the school.

  • Technology and diversity
  • Theories of educational leadership
  • Issues and trends in technology and learning

The online Ed.S. program is designed to give a core understanding of advanced research, theory, and assessment skills to enhance student’s previous graduate studies in education while providing an opportunity to specialize in more advanced roles. You will be able to choose educational leadership courses that will prepare you with leadership principles and ethics, as well as essential skills in public relations and conflict resolution.

  • Gifted student instructor
  • High school educator
  • School administrator
  • By earning your Ed.S. in Curriculum and Instruction – Secondary Education degree online from an accredited, nonprofit university whose online programs are ranked in the top five of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you can be confident your degree will be well-respected within your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs has not increased in four straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • You can complete our Education Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction – Secondary Education degree online in as little as two years.

Service is important to us, so whether you’re currently serving in the Armed Forces, have served, or are married to someone who serves, we’re here to serve you. Liberty’s military benefits are available to:

  • Active duty service members of the U.S. Armed Forces
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/retirees
  • Spouses of service members and veterans/retirees
  • Current Department of Defense employees

We are proud to support you in your pursuit of a flexible and affordable online education degree by offering you the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $275 for graduate (per credit hour)
  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)
  • 8-week courses, eight different start dates each year, and no set log-in times

Credit Hours


Years (Avg.)

Class Type

100% Online, 8 Week Courses

Transfer Credits

Up to 6 credit hours can be transferred to Liberty

Next Start Date

Aug 19, 2019


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