Article Detail

University of Evansville to Launch Master of Science in Education Program

Posted: Thursday, May 11, 2023

The University of Evansville (UE) has launched an accelerated Master's of Science in Education: Educational Administration degree after receiving approval from the Indiana Department of Education (IDOE). The program is housed in UE's School of Education, and applications are now open for entry.

UE's School of Education looks to establish a pipeline of strong candidates for administrative positions. This degree program will provide students with the academic coursework, mentoring, and internship experiences necessary to become highly effective school administrators. The program is designed to meet all Indiana Department of Education requirements and prepare students for the state licensure exam.

The Master's of Science in Education program provides the path to obtaining a Building Level Administrative Licensure. Each course will incorporate a specific amount of observation/internship hours with principal mentors. This 12-month, 30-credit hour program supports candidates on their path to becoming highly effective school leaders. The program is 100 percent online and offers accelerated 5-week courses. This advanced degree program is designed for working professionals seeking to enhance their knowledge and skills in building level administration.

"Obtaining a Master of Science in Education degree can provide educators with a deeper understanding of educational theory and practice, enhanced leadership skills, and increased opportunities for career advancement," said Dr. Shari Millikan, Co-Department Chair / Assistant Professor of Education and Assessment Coordinator. "It can also lead to greater job satisfaction, as educators are better equipped to meet the diverse needs of their students and contribute to the overall improvement of the education system."

Applicants are required to have a Bachelor's degree, transcript, letter of recommendation, resume, and a personal statement. The program does not require any application fees or GRE scores.

For information about UE's Master's of Science in Education: Educational Administration degree, please visit this page to learn more and apply.

Share this article:

Facebook Icon Twitter Icon Email Icon Google Icon