Elementary Education (Education Specialist)

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The sixth-year degree is the highest certification you can receive in education. This prestigious degree separates the leaders from the teachers in this field. The Educational Specialist is designed to guide the educator into a deeper understanding of the research that informs educational practice. Educational Specialists are top-tier educators in their schools and districts.

Potential Careers

  • Teacher
  • Educational Partner
  • Building Leader
  • Instructional Coach
  • Instructional Partner

Median Annual Salary

Teacher in Alabama  (Average Salary) $52,000
Source: Alabama State Department of Education

Additional Facts

This program is a great stepping stone to build toward a Doctorate degree.

Online Program Contact

Christie Calhoun
(256) 782-5091