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University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90007
Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership, Students in K-12 concentration can earn Tier II credential at USC if they meet the CCTC requirements, Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership
The Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (EDL) is a three-year degree program designed for working professionals who aspire to be educational leaders. As a student in this program, you will strengthen your skills for leading groups in high-performing schools, districts, universities and other organizations, and connecting relevant research to practice. To qualify for this program, you must have a master’s degree and three to five years of relevant full-time work experience in a related field.
CHOOSE FROM FOUR CONCENTRATION AREAS:
Higher Education Administration
K-12 Leadership in Urban School Settings
Teacher Education in Multicultural Societies (TEMS)
Distinctive Program Benefits:
An experience designed for working professionals: Remain fully employed while tackling real-world challenges in the classroom alongside other professionals.
Blend of career-focused concentrations and collaborative perspective: Complete courses specific to your career track while collaborating with individuals from other professional backgrounds.
Dissertation support in thematic groups: Navigate the dissertation process with 7-10 colleagues with similar interests under the leadership of a faculty chair and writing support from advisors.
Dedicated writing advisors: Build and improve your writing skills with support from USC Rossier’s doctoral support center.
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 43
Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1733/unit USD
Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive
Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.
Locale: Large City
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