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EdD Leadership, Administration and Policy Program Curriculum


Core Courses
EDD 700 Leadership Theory and Practice (3)
EDD 724 Ethics Leadership, Equity, Cultural Proficiency, and Social Justice (3)
EDD 734 Inferential Statistics (3)
EDD 753A Advocacy, Social Change, and Public Policy Development (3)
EDD 753B National Policy Experience (3)
EDD 754A Global Economics and Policy (3)
EDD 754B Global Policy Experience (3)
EDD 755 Virtual Learning and Collaboration (3)
EDD 759 Law and Dispute Resolution (3)
EDD 763 Learning Design, Cognition, and Evaluation (3)
EDD 765 Organizational Change, Innovation, and Creativity (3)
EDD 766 Quantitative Research Methods and Descriptive Statistics (3)
EDD 767 Qualitative Research Design and Analysis (3)


Program-Specific Courses
EDEL 701                              Engaging in Participatory Action Research: Leading Learning in a Culture of Continuous Improvement (3)
EDEL 702 Participatory Action Research Outcomes: Leading Community and Policy Engagement (3)
EDEL 740 Participatory Action Research Foundations: Leading a Shared Vision of Learning and Growth for All Learners (3)
EDD 785 Advances in Theory and Practice (3)
Comprehensive Exam and Dissertation
EDD7 87    Comprehensive Examination Seminar (3)
EDD 791 Dissertation Research (until completion) (2)
ED 792 Dissertation Completion1 (1)

1 This course is not a requirement for degree completion. Students can enroll in ED 792 for a fee of $100 per term for up to two terms to clear APA.