Ed.D in Educational Leadership

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Ed.D. in Educational Leadership Course Schedule

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Summer Session

 

Year One

24 units

 

 EDHI 603: Laboratories of Practice: Introduction to Doctoral Research (2) 

Core Leadership Course
EDAD 601: Organizational Theory and Leadership for Change (3) 

Core Research Course
EDSP 600: Understanding and Using Research to Answer Questions about Diverse Urban Schools (3)

 EDHI 605F: Laboratories of Practice with Faculty Advisor (2) 

Core Leadership Course
EDSP 604: Race, Language, Gender and Disability: Educational Equity, School Policy, and the Law (3) 

Core Research Course
EDFN 641A: Using Quantitative Methods to Analyze Inequitable Schooling Outcomes and to Target Improvement (3)

 EDHI 605C: Laboratories of Practice: Community-Based Research withCommunity Mentor (2)

Core Leadership Course
EDCI 660: Equity, Access, and Achievement in Urban Public Schools: The Impact
of Curriculum on Teaching and Learning (3)

Core Research Course
EDFN 641B: Exploring Teaching, Learning and Leadership for Urban Education Using Qualitative Research (3)

Mid-Program Review Essay  

August

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Summer Session

 

Year Two

24 units

 EDHI 605F: Laboratories of Practice with Faculty Advisor (2)

Core Leadership Course
EDAD 605: Advocacy, Community Engagement
and Governance: The Social and Political Contexts of Education (3) 

Core Research Course
EDFN 641C: Practitioner Research Embedded in School Communities (3)

EDHI 605F: Laboratories of Practice with Faculty Advisor (2)

Emphasis Core Courses
EDFN 614: Evaluation Methods for Urban Educational Leadership (3) SSR

EDCI 675: Advanced Pedagogical Strategies for Achieving Equity (3) UTL

EDSP 660: Research on Learning Disabilities and Behavior Disorders (3) SSNSS

Electives (3)
EDAD 692: Special Topics in Ed Leadership P-16; EDCI 635: Teachers, Leadership, and Power in Urban Schools; EDFN 615: Assessment and Data Driven Decision Making

EDHI 605C: Laboratories of Practice withCommunity Mentor (2)

Emphasis Core Courses
EDAD 604: Culturally and Linguistically Responsive Institutions (3) SSR

EDCI 677: Leadership in Curriculum and Assessment for Linguistically and Culturally Diverse Urban Students (3) UTL

EDSP 640: Research on Exceptional Students from Diverse Cultural and Linguistic Backgrounds (3) SSNSS

EDAD 626: Designing and Writing the Doctoral Dissertation Proposal (3)

Proposal Defense as Qualifying Exam  

One week scheduled in August for all Proposal Defenses

 

Fall Semester

Spring Semester

Summer Session

 

Year Three

Advanced to Candidacy

 

12 units

EDHI 605D: Laboratories of Practice with Dissertation Chair/Advisor (1)

EDAD 699: Dissertation
Research (3)  ABD Students only

 EDHI 605D: Laboratories of Practice with Dissertation Chair/Advisor (1)

EDAD 699: Dissertation
Research (3) ABD Students only

 EDHI 605D: Laboratories of Practice with Dissertation Chair/Advisor (1)

EDAD 699: Dissertation
Research (3) ABD Students only

Dissertation Defense

One week scheduled in August for all Dissertation Defenses

 

 

 

Total Units for 3 Years

60 units