Course Sequence

Classes will be held on Saturdays and Sunday during fall and spring semesters. The summer session schedule will be posted each year. Students will proceed through the program in cohorts, taking courses in the following sequence (curriculum sequence subject to change):

First Year

Fall 1 EDDL 910:
Transformational Leadership and Coalition Building
EDDL 932:
Transformational Strategies to Address Inequality in Education and Society
EDDL 961:
Seminar: American Education Leadership
Spring 1 EDDL 930:
Qualitative Analysis of Race, Class, and Gender in Society and Education
EDDL 931:
Quantitative Analysis of Structural Inequality in Education
EDDL 962:
Seminar: Analyzing Critical Curricular Issues
Summer 1 EDDL 911:
Organizational Behavior, Ethics, and Systemic Reform
EDDL 941:
Accountability and Performance of Educational Organizations
EDDL 963:
Seminar: Linking Theory and Practice

Second Year

Fall 2 EDDL 921:
Theories of Learning and Student Development in Math and Science
EDDL 912:
Advanced Educational Leadership Seminar
EDDL 964:
Research Seminar: Analyzing Instruction and Learning
Spring 2 EDDL 940:
Policy, Law, and the Political Economy of Education
EDDL 942:
Integration of Planning and Budgeting
EDDL 965:
Research Seminar: Dissertation Research Design
Summer 2 EDDL 945:
Communication Strategies and Techniques for Educational Leadership
EDDL 920:
Literacy and English Language Learners
EDDL 966:
Research Seminar: Dissertation Data Collection

Third Year

Fall 3 EDDL 997:
Dissertation Seminar - Early Stage (C/NC repeatable)

EDDL 999:
Independent Study (CR/NC Only)

This course is available for students who need credits to qualify for Financial Aid.

Spring 3 EDDL 998:
Dissertation Seminar

EDDL 999:
Independent Study (CR/NC Only)

This course is available for students who need credits to qualify for Financial Aid.