Ph.D. Program

Student Guide to the Ph.D. Program

This is a guide for students in the Ph.D. degree program in the Department of Educational Policy and Leadership (EPL) at UAlbany.

 

Students must meet certain requirements to proceed through the program. They are as follows:
  • Pre-Core Requirements

    The pre-core requirements consist of three courses which may be satisfied by advanced standing/transfer credit when appropriate. Students must receive a grade of “B” or better in these courses. The three courses are:

    • EAPS 600 Introduction to Organizational Analysis
    • EAPS 601 Introduction to Social Analysis >>CLOSE
  • Core Requirements

    The core requirements consist of two courses which must be completed at UAlbany by all EAPS doctoral students. Students must receive a grade of “B” or better in these courses. The two courses are: :

    • EAPS 700 Advanced Organizational Studies (prerequisite: EAPS 600)
    • EAPS 701 Advanced Social Analysis  (prerequisite: EAPS 600) >>CLOSE
  • 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