Designed for those who want to become experts in a specific subject, our Educational Specialist programs prepare students for careers in a wide range of settings, such as schools, counseling centers and school districts. 

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Educational Specialist in Curriculum and Instruction

This program focuses on the theme of “transformative leadership,” preparing educators to assume positions in instructional leadership.

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Educational Specialist in Language and Literacy

Optimize your understanding of reading and literacy strategies for PK-12 classrooms. Students will learn how to become literary coaches, reading specialists, clinicians and more.

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Educational Specialist in Educational Administration

The program provides an opportunity for practicing administrators to enhance their professional skills and to connect with other practitioners from the metropolitan area and region.

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Educational Specialist in Educational Administration – Executive Superintendency

This program, offered in collaboration across the University of Missouri System, will provide aspiring district leaders with transformational leadership development.

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