Educational Leadership & Administration (Higher Education Administration) - Doctor of Education

 

Educational Leadership Doctoral Program (ELDP)

The Doctor of Education is geared toward those students wishing to pursue a degree which will help them in their profession. Coursework, internships, and research are constructed to develop individuals for administrative position in Pk-12 schools in post secondary institutions.

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Please do not hesitate to contact the School of TPAL if you have any questions related to ELDP.  Feel free to send an e-mail message to edmandev@nmsu.edu or call (575) 646-3825.

Required Courses

Prefix Title Credits
ELAD 6110Organizational Theory3
ELAD 6120Elements of Research3
ELAD 6210Quantitative Research I3
ELAD 6220Qualitative Research I3
ELAD 6310Concepts of Leadership in Education3
ELAD 6320Foundations of Educational Administration3
ELAD 6410Quantitative Research II3
ELAD 6510Qualitative Research II3
ELAD 6525Higher Education Law3
ELAD 6610Scholarly Writing and the Southwest Border3
ELAD 6620Evaluation Design in Education3
ELAD 6635Higher Education Finance and Funding3
ELAD 6910Dissertation Seminar3
ELAD 6998Advanced Internship6
ELAD 7000Doctoral Dissertation18
Total Credits63

A Suggested Plan of Study

Plan of Study Grid
First Year
FallCredits
ELAD 6110 Organizational Theory 3
ELAD 6120 Elements of Research 3
 Credits6
Spring
ELAD 6210 Quantitative Research I 3
ELAD 6220 Qualitative Research I 3
 Credits6
Summer
ELAD 6310 Concepts of Leadership in Education 3
ELAD 6320 Foundations of Educational Administration 3
 Credits6
Second Year
Fall
ELAD 6410 Quantitative Research II 3
ELAD 6998 Advanced Internship 3
 Credits6
Spring
ELAD 6510 Qualitative Research II 3
ELAD 6998 Advanced Internship 3
ELAD 6525 Higher Education Law 3
 Credits9
Summer
ELAD 6610 Scholarly Writing and the Southwest Border 3
ELAD 6620 Evaluation Design in Education 3
ELAD 6635 Higher Education Finance and Funding 3
 Credits9
Third Year
Fall
ELAD 6910 Dissertation Seminar 3
 Credits3
Spring
ELAD 7000 Doctoral Dissertation 6
 Credits6
Fourth Year
Fall
ELAD 7000 Doctoral Dissertation 6
 Credits6
Spring
ELAD 7000 Doctoral Dissertation 6
 Credits6
 Total Credits63