The Department of Educational Policy & Leadership is dedicated to enhancing the understanding and practice of educational leadership and policy at all levels of the education system, cradle-to-career. We advance this mission through our programs of teaching, research, and engagement with practitioners and scholars in the field. We offer doctoral, master’s and advanced graduate certificates in higher education leadership, educational policy, and school leadership. All programs adopt a global perspective, focusing on how international systems and policies support academic excellence.
School of Education Scholarships: Application Deadline is Wednesday, February 8, 2017
Albany, NY (December 13, 2017) - The School of Education offers a number of scholarships, made possible by generous alumni and friends, to provide financial support for students. Forms are available online.
UAlbany’s School of Education Recognized in Top Ten for Online Graduate Education
Albany, NY (January 10, 2017) - The University at Albany School of Education hosts online graduate education programs rated in the top 10 in the nation, according to the most recent ranking by U.S. News & World Report
. The School of Education, which has been providing high-quality online education for nearly 20 years, is the top-ranked online graduate education program in New York State and throughout the Northeast, and ranked 6th nationally. More info
Educational Policy & Leadership Hosts End of Semester Luncheon
The Department of Educational Policy & Leadership (EPL)
formerly known as the Department of Educational Policy & Leadership (EAPS) hosted an End of Semester Luncheon December 7th with a significant number of Students, Friends and Colleagues
to celebrate our new identity, and share important happenings. Department Chair Jason Lane
remarked: "We are in the midst of significant renewal as we bring on new faculty members, enhance our curricula, expand our commitment to the local educational community, and advance cutting edge scholarship on educational policy and leadership around the globe."
Alumna Bushra Rahim Receives UAlbany's International Alumni Award for Exceptional Achievement
Alumna Dr. Bushra Rahim (PhD '15) has been chosen to receive the University at Albany’s International Alumni Award for Exceptional Achievement. Dr. Rahim was nominated for this award based upon significant work that she is doing to help empower the lives of girls and women in Pakistan. This is the second year in a row an international EAPS/EPL alumnus has received this prestigious award. A ceremony in recognition of this award will be held in the Spring. Congratulations Bushra!