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Educational Leadership and Policy

University of Utah

48 months
Duration
4177 USD/credit 125310 USD/year
4177 USD/credit 125310 USD/year
1176 USD/credit 35280 USD/year
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About

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Educational Leadership and Policy students at University of Utah are expected to develop expertise in theory and research related to educational leadership and/or policy. This program is designed especially for those who seek careers as high-level administrators, university professors, researchers, or research and policy analysts in educational agencies.

Overview

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Educational Leadership and Policy students are expected to develop expertise in theory and research related to educational leadership and/or policy. 

Learning outcomes

This program at University of Utah is designed especially for those who seek careers as high-level administrators, university professors, researchers, or research and policy analysts in educational agencies.Students choose to specialize in either K12 or Higher Education. Coursework includes topics in educational leadership, organizations, educational policy, or critical studies in education. Additionally, students will enroll in courses that focus on research methods (qualitative and quantitative) which will help support a two semester research apprenticeship with a selected member of the faculty. Independent research in an area chosen by the student will be the basis of the final dissertation. Assistantships are available to full-time students. Students work 20 hours a week and receive a stipend along with a full tuition waiver.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Leadership Theory
  • Organizational Theory
  • Leadership, Diversity, & Social Justice in Education
  • Education Policy

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • An undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0, based on all undergraduate work. If the undergraduate GPA is below 3.0, a GPA will be calculated on the last 60 semester hours (90 quarter hours) of the undergraduate work for admission consideration;
  • Meeting the academic department’s admission standards, and receiving a recommendation for admission to their graduate program.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    125310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4177 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    125310 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4177 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • In-State

    35280 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1176 USD per credit during 48 months.

Living costs for Salt Lake City

1000 - 1730 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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