Transforming educators into servant leaders

The Department of Graduate Education delivers relevant, transformative programs designed to empower educators to boldly step forth into their professional calling. We offer flexible, accredited programs taught by individuals who have deep experience and knowledge of issues critical to both Michigan and our country. At Concordia, our class sizes are small, our community is close-knit, and the curriculum challenges you to grow as a person and a professional. Graduates from our programs pursue excellence in the delivery of educational services and lead with integrity. Be part of a tradition that will inspire a lifelong love of learning in your students and yourself.


Doctorate of Education in Leadership in Innovation and Continuous Improvement (LICI)

The Doctorate of Education in LICI is a cross-disciplinary doctoral program that will create and develop innovators to make a significant impact in different vocations.

Endorsement in English as a Second Language

This program is designed for teachers who want to earn an ESL endorsement to enable those with limited English proficiency to get the education and opportunities they deserve.

Master of Science in Curriculum & Instruction with Secondary Education Teacher Certification

Our post-baccalaureate MDE approved teacher preparation program lets you earn your Secondary Education Teacher Certification and MSCI in an accelerated online format.

Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction

The Master of Science in Curriculum and Instruction is a program for educators who deeply care about making the classroom experience as impactful, relevant, and effective as possible.

Master of Science in Educational Leadership

The Master of Science in Educational Leadership prepares and inspires servant leaders to pursue a Michigan building administrator certificate.

Master of Science in Special Education Learning Disabilities

With our Master's of Science in Special Education Learning Disabilities, you can combine an endorsement in special education with a master's degree.

Master of Science in Student Personnel Administration in Higher Education

Enroll in a program that provides training in student affairs and higher education -- make a difference across colleges and universities with a Master of Science in Student Personnel and Administration in Higher Education.

Post-master's K-12 School Administrator Certificate (SACP)

SACP is designed for current and aspiring administrators who already have their master’s degree in education and desire to build a theoretical understanding of effective leadership and develop practical skills in school administration.

Special Education Endorsement

Concordia's Special Education Endorsement may be taken alone or combined with a master's in special education learning disabilities.