Specialist Degree Programs

A specialist degree is essentially an advanced master’s degree or post-master's degree. It is traditionally reserved for students with a prior graduate degree in a specific field. Requirements vary widely by department or program specialization.

*NOTE: This list may not comprise all of the specialist degrees offered as some may be temporarily suspended or not published for administrative purposes at the department/program level.

*Students should contact the respective department for more information regarding admissions and general degree program requirements.


Name of Degree Program

Name of Major

Art Education Art Education
Counseling & Human Systems Career Counseling
Mental Health Counseling
School Psychology
Curriculum & Instruction Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education
English Education
Foreign & Second Language Education
Mathematics Education
Reading Education & Language Arts
Science Education
Social Science Education
Special Education
Visual Disabilities
Educational Leadership & Policy Educational Leadership/Administration (Online)
Information Information Studies