Shenandoah University’s School of Education & Human Development provides inquiry-driven, problem-oriented examinations of public education and organizations.

How to Apply

Apply online using the Shenandoah University Graduate Application.

Application Opens:

  • Fall: September 1
  • Spring: May 1
  • Summer: May 1

Deadline Dates

Master of Science and Professional Studies Certificates Programs

  • Fall Priority Deadline: June 1
  • Final deadline: July 15 (space not guaranteed)
  • Spring Deadline: October 15
  • Summer Deadline: March 15

Doctor of Education (EdD) in Administrative Leadership

  • May 1

Doctor of Professional Studies (DProf) in Organizational Leadership

  • May 1

Decisions announced one month after deadline. July 15 Deadline decisions will be announced by August 1.

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Professional Studies Certificate in Administration and Supervision

Fall

Professional Studies Certificate Programs for Initial Teacher Licensure

Fall, Spring, Summer

Professional Studies Certificate Program in Special Education

Fall, Spring, Summer

Master of Science in Education Education Administration

Fall

Master of Science in Education Individualized Focus

Fall, Spring, Summer

Master of Science in Education Emphasis in Teaching

Fall, Spring, Summer

Master of Science in Education Special Education

Fall, Spring, Summer

Master of Science in Organizational Leadership

Spring

Doctor of Education (EdD) in Administrative Leadership

Fall

Doctor of Professional Studies (DProf) in Organizational Leadership

Fall

Program Prerequisites

Professional Certificate Programs

Initial Teacher Licensure:
     Elementary School Teacher Education (PK-6)
     Middle School Teacher Education (6-8)
     Secondary School Education (6-12)
     Health and Physical Education (PK-12)
Professional Studies Certificate Program in Special Education
Professional Studies Certificate Program in Administration and Supervision

Master of Science in Education

Individualized Focus
Emphasis in Teaching
Special Education
Administration

Master of Science

Organizational Leadership

Doctoral Programs

Administrative Leadership
Organizational Leadership

Learn more about Education at Shenandoah

Open Houses:

  • Friday, January 23, 2015, 5:00-7:00 pm—Northern Virginia Campus, Leesburg
  • Friday, January 30, 2015, 5:00-7:00 pm—Main Campus, Winchester
  • Friday, April 17, 2015, 5:00-7:00 pm—Northern Virginia Campus, Leesburg