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Year 1 Courses


Core Courses
EDD 700A Leadership Theory and Practice (3) 
EDD 724 Ethical Leadership, Equity, Cultural Proficiency, and Social Justice (3) 
EDD 734
Inferential Statistics (3)
EDD 753 A
Advocacy, Social Change, and Public Policy Development (3)
EDD 753 B
National Policy Experience (1) 
EDD 754 A Engaging with the Policy Environment in Support of Equity and Educational Excellence (3)
EDD 754 B Global Policy Experience (2)
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)

Year 2 Courses

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)

Year 3 Courses

Comprehensive Exam and Dissertation
EDD 787
Comprehensive Examination Seminar
EDD 791
Dissertation Research (until completion)
ED 792
Dissertation Completion1
California Professional Clear Administrative Services Credential Induction Program2
ED 722 Clear ASC Induction Seminar (1 unit per term for six terms)

1This 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.

2Confirmation of assignment to an administrative position is required.