Doctor of Educational Leadership
In addition to the program curriculum listed below, doctoral candidates are required to do the following:
- Complete a qualifying paper at the completion of all coursework prerequisite to the dissertation. Students must successfully produce a qualifying paper before proceeding to take EDL722.
- Present a defense of the dissertation proposal and completed dissertation. (See the doctoral programs in education dissertation handbook for the detailed presentation of the dissertation requirement).
|EDL 731||Doctoral Seminar||3|
|EDL 737||The Persistent Problems of Inequality for Education Theory and Practice||3|
|EDL 738||History and Future of Education Reform||3|
|EDL 739||Cultural Perspectives in Education||3|
|EDL 732||Advanced Statistics and Lab||4|
|EDL 733||Quantitative Research Design||3|
|EDL 734||Qualitative Research Design||3|
|EDL 735||Case Study Method and Design||3|
Choose either the Professional Concentration in K-12 or the Professional Concentration in Higher Education.
Note: Qualified Canisius College SBL and SDL program completers are exempted from the K-12 Professional Core Curriculum.
|ELK 741||K-12 Education Governance, Law and Policy||3|
|ELK 742||K-12 Education, Finance and Planning||3|
|ELK 743||School-Community Relations||3|
|ELK 744||Curriculum, Instruction and the Assessment of Learning||3|
|ELK 745||Applied Research Practicum I||2|
|ELK 746||Applied Research Practicum II||2|
|ELH 741||Higher Education Governance, Law and Policy||3|
|ELH 742||Higher Education Finance and Strategic Planning||3|
|ELH 743||Higher Education Curriculum||3|
|ELH 744||Program Evaluation, Outcomes Assessment and Accreditation||3|
|ELH 745||Applied Research Practicum I||2|
|ELH 746||Applied Research Practicum II||2|
|EDL 752||Dissertation Proposal I||3|
|EDL 753||Dissertation Proposal II||2|
|EDL 831||Dissertation Guidance||1-4|
|Credits Required for EdD Courses||50|
|Total Required for EdD||90|