Specialist in Education in Administration and Supervision


Program Director: Dr. James Huffman
College of Education Building, 314
Program Director (Off-Campus): Dr. Marvin Peyton
College of Education Building, 319

Graduate Analyst:

Lyndsey Bennett

The Department of Educational Leadership offers the Specialist in Education degree in Administration and Supervision with specializations in K-12 Public Schools and Higher Education. The K-12 Public Schools specialization is designed for advanced study in the field to meet specific professional goals. The program consists of a foundations core, a specialized core, and elective hours designed to develop a specialized professional knowledge base and skills in the student's chosen area.

The Higher Education specialization is designed for graduate students from junior-community colleges and/or four-year institutions who are interested in pursuing study in the area of higher education.

Admission Requirements:

To be admitted to the Specialist of Education in Administration and Supervision program, a student must submit the following to the College of Graduate Studies:

  • Online application and appropriate application fee
  • Official transcript of all colleges, universities (including business and technical schools). If the transcripts are issued from an international (non-US) institution, a course-by course analysis is required. Original non-US transcripts should be submitted directly to the evaluation service.
  • Official Test Scores of the Miller Analogies Test (MAT), Graduate Record Examination (GRE), Principles of Learning and Teaching (PRAXIS II), or a valid Tennessee teacher license.
  • Three letters of recommendation



Submit Application Materials to:

College of Graduate Studies
MTSU Box 42
Murfreesboro, TN 37132

Test Codes for Middle Tennessee State University:
INFS - 6ZR-KJ-37
MBA (Full-time) - 6ZR-KJ-25
MBA (Part-time) - 6ZR-KJ-52
GRE 1466
MAT 1751
Praxis 1466
TOEFL 1466