College of Notre Dame of Maryland

Graduate Division

Instructional Leadership for Changing Populations


4701 North Charles Street

Baltimore, MD 21210

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Instructional Leadership for Changing Populations

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Ph.D. in Instructional Leadership for Changing Populations is designed to prepare graduates to provide instructional leadership for linguistically and culturally nonmainstream learners. The driving purpose of the program is to use relevant contemporary scholarship to create an environment that improves the academic performance of all students, in particular that of new learners. The program requires a knowledge core, a research core, comprehensive examinations and a formal dissertation. Benchmarks for student progress through each of the stages of the program are given below. Progress toward completion of these benchmarks will be monitored by the Ph.D. Academic Standards Committee.


Notre Dame of Maryland University is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools and by the Maryland State Department of Education.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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