Master of Arts: Pre-K-12 Courses

Courses in parentheses are prerequisites.

A. Graduate Core Requirements (9 units)

Units Course Title Old Code

(3)

EDLP 200B

Diversity and Equity in Educational Leadership

-

(3)

EDLP 201B

Foundations of Educational Leadership

-

(3)

EDLP 250

Education Research
(Admission into the EDLP Program)

-

B. Additional Requirements (15 units)

*Prerequisite: Admission to the Educational Leadership Program

Select five of the following:

Units Course Title Old Code

(3)

EDLP 202*

Legal Basis of Education

-

(3)

EDLP 203*

Financial Resources Planning and Allocation

-

(3)

EDLP 204B

Special Education and Categorical Programs

-

(3)

EDLP 205B

Curriculum and Instructional Leadership in K-12 Schools

-

(3)

EDLP 209B

Human Resources and Supervision

-

(3)

EDLP 255

Field Experience Seminar

-

(3)

EDLP 296
series course

Experimental offerings in Ed Leadership

-

(1-4)

EDLP 299

Special Problems Educational Leadership

-


C. Culminating Requirements (6 units)

Option 1

Units Course Title Old Code

(3)

EDLP 230

Master of Arts Thesis/Project Seminar

-

(3)

EDLP 500A

Master of Arts Thesis/Project
(Advanced to candidacy and chair permission of his/her thesis or project committee)

-

Option 2

Units Course Title Old Code

(3)

EDLP 500A

Master of Arts Thesis/Project
(Advanced to candidacy and chair permission of his/her thesis or project committee)

-

(3)

EDLP 500B

Master of Arts Thesis/Project
(Advanced to candidacy and chair permission of his/her thesis or project committee)

-

First Semester

Units Course Title Old Code

(3)

EDLP 500A

Master of Arts Thesis/Project
(Advanced to candidacy and chair permission of his/her thesis or project committee)

-

Second Semester

Units Course Title Old Code

(3)

EDLP 500B

Master of Arts Thesis/Project
(Advanced to candidacy and chair permission of his/her thesis or project committee)

-

Thesis/Projects.Students must file a Master's Thesis/Project Petition in the Department office one semester in advance and must have advanced to candidacy the semester prior to enrolling in thesis/project. EDLP 500A and EDLP 230 can not be taken in the same semester unless approved by the student's advisor and Graduate Coordinator or Department Chair. EDLP 500A and EDLP 500B can not be taken in the same semester unless approved by the student's advisor and Graduate Coordinator or Department Chair. Students needing additional time may enroll in subsequent semesters in EDLP 299T with approval of their advisor and Department Chair.

Notes:

  • In order to be assured that faculty thesis/project advisors will be available, students must file the thesis/project petition with proposal in the Department office one semester in advance.
  • This graduate degree program is subject to general University and Departmental requirements. These requirements are explained in the ''Graduate Studies'' and the ''Educational Leadership and Policy Studies Department'' sections of this catalog.
  • Students taking more than 6 units or less than 3 units for their culminating coursework are required to meet with their advisor or Department Chair.