Course Sequence

Year 1

Units Course Title
(3) EDD 600* Transformational Leadership
(3) EDD 602* Policy and Practice for Educational Leaders I
(3) EDD 604* Data-driven Decision-making for Educational Leaders
(3) EDD 605* Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods I
(3) EDD 607* Community and Communication in Educational Leadership
(3) EDD 608* Diversity and Equity in Complex Organizations

Year 1 - Summer Session

Units Course Title
(3) EDD 609* Human Resource Management
(3) EDD 610* Curriculum Management

Year 2

Units Course Title
(3) EDD 601* Organizational Leadership and Change
(3) EDD 603* Policy and Practice for Educational Leaders II
(3) EDD 606* Quantitative and Qualitative Research Methods II
(2) EDD 611* Legal Issues for Educational Leaders
(2) EDD 612* Student Services in Education
(2) EDD 613* Finance and Budget for Educational Leaders
(3) EDD 614* Issues in Educational Leadership: Application and Synthesis

Year 2 - Summer Session

Units Course Title
(6) EDD 615* Dissertation Proposal Seminar (Passed Ed.D. qualifying examination and instructor permission)

Culminating Requirements

1. Passage of Qualifying Examination before the start of the dissertation.
2. Successful dissertation proposal defense.

Units Course Title
(6) EDD 616* Dissertation I - year 3
(6) EDD 617* Dissertation II - year 3 (completion of EDD 616)

*Admission into the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership Program and instructor permission.