Doctor of Education in International Education Administration & Leadership - Online

Students in this track will earn a Doctor of Education (EdD) in Education Policy, Organization & Leadership with a concentration in Global Studies in Education. The research area of study for this track is International Education Administration & Leadership.

Courses Hours

Core Requirements

EPS 530
EPS 533
EPS 529
EPS 580


Method Courses

EPOL 550

Choose one of the following:
EPSY 408  Learning and Human Development with EdTech
HRD 585    Program Evaluation
EPSY 480  Education Statistics
EPS 535     Assessment for Learning



Choose four of the following:

EDUC 499*          Study Abroad
EOL 589               Internship in Higher Education
EPS 529               Education and Human Rights
EOS 537               Globalizing Educational Policy
EPS 538               Globalization and Higher Education
EPS 413                Global Aesthetics
EPS 550               Global Issues in Learning 
HRD 572 or 575    e-Learning
EOL 568               Diversity Leadership and Policy
EPS 536                Race, Gender and Sexuality Issues
HRD 530               Organization Development

*may be repeated


3 independent studies, building towards the dissertation

  • EPOL 595 Independent Study
    General Field Examination*
  • EPOL 595 Independent Study
    Special Field Examination*
  • EPOL 595 Independent Study
    Research Methodology Examination*

*Requires advisor approval



Three dissertation courses

  • EPOL591/EPOL599: Preliminary Examination
  • EPOL599: Dissertation (continued)
  • EPOL599: Final Examination