Ed.S., a direct pathway to a doctorate degree

As an educator, you know the importance of student success in the classroom. You also know the challenges and hardships many students and schools face.  Every student deserves the opportunity to feel a sense of achievement in his or her academic pursuits. With the Ed.S. in Educational Leadership and Turnaround School Specialist comes confidence, knowledge, and skills to turn struggling students and schools into success stories. 

  • Ed.S. requires 30 credit hours
  • Classes meet primarily on Saturdays to accommodate busy educators 
  • 15 months to complete the Ed.S. program 
  • Only 27 additional credits to complete your Ed.D.

The Ed.S. program is especially designed for administrators, instructional facilitators, and teachers in schools and districts who need to close achievement gaps and improve school performance. All hours of the Ed.S. program are transferrable into Trevecca’s doctor of education (Ed.D.) program, giving students an accelerated opportunity to earn an Ed.D. in Leadership and Professional Practice, specialization in Turnaround Leadership. 

Be recognized as a leader in school performance with an Educational Specialist degree from Trevecca. Fill out the electronic form to the right to learn more and connect with an admissions representative.