We offer a Comprehensive Education at great SUNY rates

Whether you decide to pursue your Doctorate, Master's of Science, or Advanced Graduate Certificate (AGC), all of our degree programs are designed to prepare students to be scholars and scholar-practitioners who are globally connected and locally engaged.

Students pursuing our doctoral or master programs choose from one of three concentrations:

  • Educational Policy
  • Higher Education
  • K-12 Educational Administration and Leadership

Students pursuing our AGC program choose from one of three programs:

  • School Building Leader (SBL) *Master's degree + professional certification required
  • School District Leader (SDL) * SBL required
  • School District Business Leader (SDBL) *SBL required

EPL instructional programs provide studentes with a solid foundation in theory and practice of educational policy research, analysis and critical analytical decision-making and leadership skills. 

Our programs help students gain an appreciation for the complementarity between theory, evidence and practice in our field and how the most promising efforts to improve the quality of education in all corners of the world benefit from the close integration of theoretical understandings and empirical evidence along with practical applications.