request information


EdS in Educational Leadership - Curriculum and Instruction

Students in the Ed.S. in Educational Leadership - Curriculum & Instruction program at Regent University have the chance to learn how to develop effective educational materials and change lives through their leadership. Get more details on Regent's program here.

Official Program Name:

Education Specialist in Educational Leadership - Curriculum & Instruction

School Offering Program:

Regent University

Degree Level:


Program Prerequisites:

Well-developed leadership skills, spiritual maturity, and a desire to make a positive change are all important traits for students who want to apply for the Ed.S. in Educational Leadership - Curriculum & Instruction program. Interested students should also have completed their bachelor's and master's degrees. All applicants to Regent should have a high school diploma or the equivalent; some programs may have other requirements.

Program Description:

From leadership roles to curriculum development, Regent University's Ed.S. in Educational Leadership program and Curriculum & Instruction concentration aim to create visionaries in the field of education. Students might learn things like strategic planning, program evaluation, and scholarly research. Coursework stresses topics such as organization theory, decision-making, and cultivating valuable educational materials. This program also focuses on education from a Christian perspective.

Learning Format:

Online (with required residency)

Program Length:

31 credits

Financial Aid:

Eligible students could be able to receive financial aid in the forms of grants, loans, and scholarships. Contact Regent University's financial aid office for more information.

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

Since every student is different, there isn't a "one size fits all" for school information. Start dates and tuition often vary between selected programs, and financial aid opportunities are unique to each student's circumstances. Complete the form to the right to get the most up-to-date and accurate information based on your selected program and circumstances.

Still Have Questions?

Complete this form to request more info and get your answers and advice.

Required Courses for the Ed.S. in Educational Leadership - Curriculum & Instruction:

To graduate, students must satisfactorily complete 31 credit hours and that includes two short residencies at Regent's Virginia Beach campus. Contact Regent University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Required Core Courses (13 credits)

  • Advanced Theory & Practice of Leadership, Communication, & Organizations
  • Residency I
  • Residency II
  • Christian Worldview for Educators
  • Data-Driven Decision Making

Concentration Courses (18 credits)

  • Advanced Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
  • Strategic Planning & Program Evaluation
  • Advanced Study of Theories in Learning & Development
  • Foundations of Online Learning
  • Curriculum & Assessment for College/University Teaching
  • Students choose one of the following:
    • Grant Writing for Leadership Minded Educators
    • Administration & Organization Theory in Higher Education

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

By being introduced to principles of curriculum, program evaluation, and leadership skills in this Ed.S. program, graduates have the opportunity to seek out positions at the highest levels of the education world.

Some possible positions in this field include:

  • Professor/Teacher
  • Curriculum & Instruction Administrator
  • Curriculum & Instruction Consultant
  • Curriculum Developer

Get your customized answers

Complete the form below to get program details, start dates, tuition, financial aid information, and much more!