Doctor of Education in Leadership in Schooling
University of Massachusetts-Lowell - School of Education - Graduate
The University of Massachusetts Lowell's Ed.D. degrees offer professional educators the opportunity to complete a terminal degree. Graduates are able to pursue leadership roles in K-12 districts or instructional roles in education departments in higher education. These programs emphasize the development of thoughtful and reflective scholar practitioners. Please note that this degree does not lead to licensure.
Degree Level: Doctorate
Delivery Format: Mostly Online
Accelerated Degree: No
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Accreditation & Licensing
New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
Must have a master of education degree or master's degree in a field relevant to PK-12 education. A two-page admission essay. Three letters of recommendation. All official transcripts.
Note: For this program there is a one-week, on campus summer residency required each year.
The University of Massachusetts Lowell is not presently accepting applications or registrations for online courses, degrees or certificate programs from residents of Arkansas, Kansas or Minnesota. Due to recent legislative changes the University of Massachusetts Lowell is not seeking state authorization to offer online programs in those states. State and federal laws require colleges and universities to receive state authorization to offer online programs in states other than their own.
By gaining your education from the Graduate School of Education (GSE) at UMass Lowell you will be transformed into the best educator you can be. With access to outstanding faculty, whose research and practice make them leaders in their fields, you’ll learn both theoretical and practical knowledge that will change the way you think about teaching, learning and leading.
Our master’s degrees provide you with real-world learning opportunities that will reinforce your knowledge, judgment and skills in your professional career. Our doctoral programs are designed to develop leaders who will transform education through their understanding of theory and practice and ability to conduct research. Our programs of study including the Initial Teacher Licensure degrees will prepare you to become an elementary or secondary teacher in Massachusetts. Our advanced degrees are online providing the quality and flexibility which busy professionals need.
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