Course Work

Course Work


While each entering UELP cohort might experience slight modifications to the course schedule, the following outline of TC courses illustrates the nature and scope of the curriculum.

Summer I

  • ORLA 6552:Research, Theory, and Practice in Education Leadership (3 credits)
  • ORLA 5010: Leadership in Schools and Communities (3 credits)

Fall I

  • ORLA 6515: School District Organization and Governance (3 credits)
  • ORLA 6523: Education Policy, Politics, and Leadership in Urban Systems (3 credits)

Spring I

  • ORLA 6525: Using Evidence, Data and Research Methods in Education Leadership (3 credits)
  • ORLA 6511: Leadership for Social Justice (3 credits)
  • ORLA 5331: Ledership and Action Research Practicum (1 credit) (1/3)

Summer II

  • EDPA 5016: Educational Equality: The Role of Law (3 credits)
  • ORLA 6527: School District Leadership: Personnel, Conflict and Labor Relations (3 credits)
  • ORLA 6461: Internship in School District Leadership (1 credit) (1/3)

Fall II

  • ORLA 6513: Improving Teaching and Learning in School Districts (3 credits
  • ORLD 5070: Leadership for Adult Development (3 credits)
  • ORLA 5331: Leadership and Action Research Practicum (1 credit) (2/3)
  • ORLA 6461: Internship in Public School District Leadership (1 credit) (2/3)

Spring II

  • ORLA 6199: Critical Theory, Epistemology, and Methodology in Education Research (3 credits)
  • ORLA 6519: School District Finance and Leadership (3 credits)
  • ORLA 5331: Leadership and Action Research Practicum (1 credit) (3/3)
  • ORLA 6461: Internship in Public School District Leadership (1 credit) (3/3)

Summer III

  • ORLA 7500: Dissertation Seminar (3 credits)
  • ORLA 6024: Pro-Seminar in Public School District Leadership Education Leadership (3 credits)

Fall III

  • ORLA 8900: Dissertation Advisement or IND 6000

Spring III

  • ORLA 8900: Dissertation Advisement
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