Ed.S. in Educational Leadership: Building Administrator

An Ed.S. degree from NNU advances the academic preparation and teaching skills of experienced classroom teachers and instructional leaders. This degree is designed for educational professionals who have a master's degree and are seeking a leadership role as a Building Administrator. Emphasis is on the administrator as an instructional and servant leader. Ethical decision making and creative problem solving are other areas of emphasis.

This program leads to an Education Specialist degree with an endorsement on an Idaho Administrator Certificate as a Building Administrator. Individuals should check for specific requirements for certification in other states.

  • The program utilizes a cohort model which allows students to plan their schedules ahead of time and allows them to continue working full-time in their position while completing the program.
  • With transfer credits, students can complete the program in 16 months, which includes the internship.

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