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Leadership in Schooling Ph.D.

Ph.D. Education: Leadership in Education 

The Ph.D. program at the University of Massachusetts Lowell emphasizes the generation, critical evaluation and application of knowledge in the field of Leadership PK-Higher Education. The Ph.D. (requiring the highest level of research and content expertise) is recognized as the terminal degree for persons pursing a future career in research universities and other policy and research organizations. Students admitted to this degree may study on a part-time or full-time basis (there is a limited number of Teaching and Research Assistantships available for suitably qualified full-time students). The program requires 60 credits of study beyond the master's degree. There is no residency requirement for part-time students.

Apply for the program online through the office of Graduate Admissions.

Questions about the Ph.D. should be sent to the doctoral coordinator via email: Stacy_Szczesiul@uml.edu.

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