Admission to this program is currently suspended.
The Educational Specialist (Ed.S.) degree for law enforcement is designed for law enforcement and public sector executives, who having completed the Master of Arts required preparation beyond the master's degree in specific areas of management and leadership. The curriculum of this degree permits these students to acquire the necessary skills to be prepared for positions of leadership and responsibility in their respective agencies. The design of each course enables these students to attend classroom instruction and participate in structured exercises focusing on the practical application of leadership, management, and policy theories.
Students accepted into this program receive a 50% discount off the graduate rate.
Ed.S. to Ed.D. Program
Graduates from the Ed.S. in Education Leadership, Management and Policy program are eligible to apply to an accelerated Ed.D. program in which credits earned from their Ed.S. are applied toward the Ed.D. so that only 21 credits and other remaining doctoral requirements (e.g., dissertation) are required for completion.