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
Administrative Leadership Fall May 1
Organizational Leadership

DProf: Fall

MS: Spring

DProf: May 1

MS: October 15

Administration Fall

Fall Priority Deadline: June 1

Fall Late Deadline: July 15

(space availability not guaranteed)

Spring Deadline: October 15

Summer Deadline: March 15

Emphasis in Teaching Fall, Spring, & Summer
Individualize Focus Fall, Spring, & Summer
Special Education Teacher Licensure Fall
Teacher Licensure Elementary Fall, Spring, & Summer
Teacher Licensure Middle Fall, Spring, & Summer
Teacher Licensure Secondary Fall, Spring, & Summer

Teacher Licensure for Health & Physical Ed PK-12 

Fall, Spring, & Summer

Administration & Supervision Licensure


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

Master of Science

Organizational Leadership

Doctoral Programs

Administrative Leadership
Organizational Leadership

Learn more about Education at Shenandoah

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