Advanced Instructional Studies and Educational Leadership

The Department of Advanced Instructional Studies and Educational Leadership is all about effective teaching and leadership. If you are a teacher who is interested in expanding your teaching abilities, growing in your content knowledge, seeking additional licensure, or pursuing new opportunities as an educational professional, we have graduate programs designed for you.  Through our department, you can obtain a Master of Science in Education (MSE) or an Educational Specialist degree (Ed S).  We can also help if you desire to complete an Additional Licensure Plan (ALP).  For individuals who do not possess a teaching license but wish to work with very young children who have special needs, we offer a Master of Science in Developmental Therapy.

The Department of Advanced Instructional Studies and Educational Leadership offers programs that lead to licensure, endorsement, or certification in the areas listed below. 

  • Building Level Administrator
  • Curriculum Program Administrator – Curriculum Specialist
  • Curriculum Program Administrator – Special Education Supervisor
  • Developmental Therapy
  • District Level Administrator
  • English as a Second Language
  • Instructional Facilitator
  • Special Education (K-12)
  • Or we offer programs that are designed to help classroom teachers enhance their teaching effectiveness by growing in their knowledge of students, curriculum, pedagogy, and specialized content.

The Department of Advanced Instructional Studies and Educational Leadership offers the following degrees (most of which are offered totally online):

  • Master of Science in Developmental Therapy
  • Master of Science in Education in Advanced Instructional Studies
  • Master of Science in Education in Educational Leadership-Building Level Administrator
  • Master of Science in Education in Educational Technology Leadership
  • Master of Science in Education Special Education (K-12)
  • Educational Specialist in Educational Leadership-District Level Administrator
  • Educational Specialist in Curriculum Leadership [Under Review]

Explore the educational opportunities that are available to you through our department. For more on what the Department of Advanced Instructional Studies and Educational Leadership has to offer, contact us.