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Welcome to the
Department of Educational Leadership
Doctorate Program


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The Department of Educational Leadership offers the Joint Doctoral Degree in Education (EdD, in conjunction with the University of Nebraska-Lincoln). The department also provides a non-degree administration endorsement program for students who have completed a master’s degree.

The department’s degree and endorsement programs have a distinctive Metropolitan education orientation and are designed to prepare educators capable of providing effective leadership, particularly in metropolitan school districts.

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Courses

Dissertation Embedded

Sum 2013

Fall 2013

Spr 2014

Sum 2014

Fall 2014

Spr 2015

Seminar Classes (9 hours)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDAD 9510 Culture and Context in Schooling

Uncovering problems—problem statement ch.1

 

T 7:15

 

 

T  4:30

 

EDAD 9520 Achieving School Excellence

Lit review—evaluating literature ch. 2

 

 

T 7:15

 

 

T 4:30

EDAD 9530 Paradigms and Practices

Writing for publication—APA formatting

MW 4:30

 

 

MW 4:30

 

 

Research Classes (12 hours)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDAD 9610 Intermediate Stats

Quantitative tools and consuming research

 

T 4:30

 

 

T 7:15

 

EDAD 9620 Advanced Stats

Quantitative tools and proposing research

 

 

T 4:30

 

 

T 4:30

EDAD 9000 Research Design

Ch 1-3 prospectus; IRB proposal

 

R 4:30

 

 

R 4:30

 

EDAD 9010 Research in  Ed Leadership *

Ch 1-3 blueprint

 

 

R 4:30

 

 

R 4:30

EDAD 9560 Program Evaluation *

Ch 1-3 blueprint

 

 

R 4:30

 

 

R 4:30

HPER 8500 Qualitative Research *

Ch 1-3 blueprint

 

 

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Elective Classes (12 hours)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SUPERINTENDENT CERTIFICATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDAD 9980 Internship/superintendent

 

 

R 7:15

 

 

R 7:15

 

EDAD 9550 Symposium Sch. Leadership

 

 

 

R 7:15

 

 

R 7:15

EDAD 8560 School Finance

 

TR 7:15

 

 

TR 7:15

 

 

EDAD 8620 Plants and Facilities

 

TR 4:30

 

 

TR 4:30

 

 

PRINCIPAL CERTIFICATION

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDAD 8470 Administration/Sup Schools

 

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EDAD 9540 School Law

 

 

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EDAD 8550 School Bus Management

 

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EDAD 8400 Practicum

 

 

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LIBRARY (NXTWAVE)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDAD ???? Concepts of School Libraries

 

 

 

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EDAD ???? Best Practices Sch Libraries

 

 

 

 

 

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EDAD ???? Strategic Leadership Sch Lib

 

 

 

 

 

 

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EDAD ???? Inquiry/Research Sch Lib *?

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OTHER APPROVED GRADUATE need 12

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EDAD 8810 Urban School Leadership

 

 

W 4:30

 

 

W 4:30

 

EDAD 8100 Independent Study

 

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Dissertation (12 hours)

Candidacy after comps complete

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