PK–12 educational leadership and administration

Educational specialist University of Missouri
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Delivery of this program is blended: Each class will meet on campus 3 to 4 times a semester, usually on weekends.

Successful completion of the program requires at least 30 credit hours; including 27 required hours and 3-6 internship hours.

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The chart below shows when the courses are traditionally offered. Courses are 3 credit hours each, unless stated otherwise. The University reserves the right to change or cancel courses as needed.

State authorization

States require that the University of Missouri be authorized to deliver university-level distance/online education to their residents. Each state handles this process differently.

Please see our state authorization page for more information.

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Students residing in all states are eligible to enroll in this program.

Learn more about this program

This program is administered by the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Analysis