The EdD in School Administration is designed for those who wish to improve educational
institutions through leadership. Our graduates are prepared and equipped to analyze
and resolve educational issues within diverse contexts. This degree also meets the course requirement for superintendent certification in
This 64-hour program includes 10 hours of dissertation and utilizes Educational Leadership
Constituent Council (ELCC) standards to guide course development and improvement and
is recognized by the Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP). Required core curriculum includes:
Completion of this degree leads to superintendent certification.
Our distinguished faculty provide relevant research-based content with practical knowledge
and skills that can be put into practice immediately. Students learn best practices
and techniques for instructional leadership linked to curriculum, teaching, administration
and professional development. Our goal is to assist you in advancing your career in educational leadership.