33 course credits - 9 dissertation credits/Scholarly Practitioner Community, 2 comprehensive exams (Portfolio and Qualifying Paper), 3 one-week summer residencies, a Dissertation in Practice Proposal and Defense
Required Course
Course # Course Name Cr. Location Semester
Total 3
EDUC.6440 Foundations for Practitioner Scholars 3

Research and Evaluation
Course # Course Name Cr. Location Semester
Total 12
EDUC.6911 Applied Research Design
3

EDUC.6921 Quantitative Data Analysis for Practitioner Leaders 3
EDUC.6931 Qualitative Data Analysis for Practitioner Leaders

EDUC.6423 Program Evaluation 3
Specialization Courses
Course # Course Name Cr. Location Semester
Total 18
EDUC.6910 Developing Inclusive School Contexts 
3

EDUC.6920 Law, Policy and Finance 3
EDUC.6930 Organizational Learning

EDUC.6940 Systems Leadership I 3
EDUC.6950 Systems Leadership II 3
EDUC.6960 Strategic Partnering and Families and Communities 3

Residency
Required each summer*
Dissertation Planning and Execution
Course # Course Name Cr. Location Semester
Total 12
EDUC.7530
Scholarly Practitioner Community-Dissertation 1
3
EDUC.7530 Scholarly Practitioner Community-Dissertation 2 3
EDUC.7530 Scholarly Practitioner Community-Dissertation 3 6

Total Credits = 42

Location = Online (OL), On Campus (OC), Off Campus (OF)
*Fee required

Last updated: 11/27/2018