Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Collaborative Professional Learning

Program at a glance

  • Earn a Certificate in Instructional Coaching
  • Complete in less than two years
  • Evening, weekend and online classes
  • 20% In-Service scholarship for full-time educators
  • Offered at four different locations

Program Description

The Ed.S. in Collaborative Professional Learning is a 33 credit hour program that will provide students with skills to be leaders of professional learning and instructional coaches in collaborative learning environments at the school or district level.  Courses will help the student understand the learning styles and diverse needs of teachers, models and methods of coaching and presenting to adults, and leadership in setting up collaborative learning practices in an organization. Students completing the specialty courses will receive a Certificate in Instructional Coaching and will have completed 30 hours of coaching field experience.

**The University offers a generous 20% In-Service scholarship for current educators and alumni. Financial aid is available to all who qualify and other grants may be available.

For more information:

Contact Amanda Logsdon at (615)-966-7199 or


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