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Educational Specialist Areas

Creighton University

24 months
955 USD/credit 17190 USD/year
955 USD/credit 17190 USD/year
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Broaden your instructional horizons and maximize your passion for teaching others through Creighton University’s Master of Science in Educational Specialist Areas. This unique master’s program allows for educational professionals to explore new areas, diversify their teaching skillset, and develop their leadership skills in just over two years.


Creighton University master’s in Educational Specialist Areas is highly customizable, allowing you to choose the proper path to meet your academic, personal and career goals. You’ll choose from a set of specialized tracks to fit your interests and goals, including Catholic School Leadership, Early Childhood Education, English as a Second Language, or Teacher Leadership—many of which can also lead to an endorsement or a graduate certificate. A full listing of courses for all four tracks can be found in the curriculum section below.


Through the MS in Educational Specialist Areas program, you’ll develop the advanced skills and experience to become a highly effective leader in education.

To help you achieve your goals, the program offers four areas of specialization. You must complete two of the four tracks for a total of 36 credit hours to earn your Master of Science in Educational Specialist Areas.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Catholic Education
  • School Law
  • Strategic Resourcing
  • Strategic and Political Leadership in Catholic Schools

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants should submit their materials three months prior to the beginning of the class.


36 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completed application & $50 application fee
  • Bachelor’s degree with 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Must provide a teaching certificate (exemptions available) and have at least two years of successful teaching experience (can be in progress as you begin the program)
  • Official transcripts from all educational institutions attended
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • Personal statement. See application for specific requirements.
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Praxis Core Test scores
  • Satisfactory background check
  • Notarized felony convictions and mental capacity statements.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17190 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 955 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    17190 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 955 USD per credit during 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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