Program of Study for the Education Specialist in Educational Administration
Educational Administration EdS degree leads to NC superintendent licensure.
Admission Requirements: Master’s degree from an accredited college or university or completion of an approved advanced principal licensure program; complete application to the Graduate School; official general GRE or MAT exam scores, unless waived.
Standardized Exam Waiver Eligibility: The standardized exam (GRE or MAT) requirement may be waived for applicants with a Master’s degree GPA of 3.0 or higher.
Additional Information about Standardized Exam Waiver Eligibility
Any standardized exam waiver for a graduate degree program at Appalachian State requires that applicants hold a minimum cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or higher in their last earned degree (undergraduate or graduate; some programs have established higher GPA requirements). No exam waiver is automatic but will require review and approval by the Graduate School upon submission of a complete application. An approved waiver request does not guarantee acceptance into the program. A denied waiver request does not mean that a candidate is denied admission to the program, only that a standardized exam score is needed to more fully evaluate the application. Standardized test scores may be required for scholarship consideration.
Course Requirements for the Education Specialist in Educational Administration