Ph.D. Program

Student Guide to the Ph.D. Program

This page serves as is a guide for students in the Ph.D. degree program in the Department of Educational Administration and Policy Studies (EAPS) at U-Albany.


Students must meet certain requirements to proceed through the program. They are as follows:
  • Pre-Core Requirements
  • Core Requirements
  • Concentration
  • Support Disciplines
  • Statistics Requirement
  • Research Sequence
  • Electives
  • Full-time Doctoral Study in Residence
  • Internship
  • Advanced Standing and Transfer Credit
  • Doctoral Examination
  • Admission to Candidacy
  • Dissertation
  • Continuous Registration
  • Leave of Absence
  • Statute of Limitations