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The collaborative Educational Leadership program offers an opportunity for current educational leaders, along with other educational professionals, to acquire the skills, knowledge and dispositions necessary to provide visionary leadership and effective management. Students in the program learn to facilitate improvements and develop new programs and processes to meet organizational goals.
Variety of instructional delivery methods to accommodate the needs of prospective students, most of whom are working practitioners
Curriculum includes a blend of theory and practice through content courses for the development of skills and knowledge as well as practicum courses that are research-oriented field-based projects applied to problems identified in their home organizations
Total semester hours required: 60 hours
Residency requirement: Candidates are required to have an enrollment period of two consecutive semesters with a minimum of nine credit hours per semester
Continuous enrollment: Candidates are required to be enrolled each semester, including fall, spring and summer semesters, until completion of all degree program requirements
Dissertation prospectus: Candidates are required to complete a dissertation prospectus consisting of a comprehensive review of the literature on a selected topic and an oral defense
Dissertation proposal: Candidates are required to complete a dissertation proposal consisting of a review of the prospectus after edits from the initial defense, with the addition of a chapter detailing the proposed methodology for the research study and an oral defense
Dissertation: Candidates are required to complete a dissertation that represents a significant contribution to the body of knowledge in the discipline
Developed in conjunction with the doctoral program director to address the student's career path
Master of Education in Educational Leadership
Dr. Kenneth E. Lane
Mailing address: SLU 10549, Hammond, LA 70402
On-campus address: Cate Teacher Education Center, Room 1006D