Educational Administration and Policy Studies PhD


Degree Level: PhD

Department: Educational Administration & Policy Studies

School or College: School of Education

Track: Higher Education Leadership, School Leadership, Educational Policy

Program Curriculum: http://www.albany.edu/graduatebulletin/edl_admin_policy_studies_phd_degree.htm

Required Credentials

Transcripts

Recommendations

Tests

Supplemental Documents

All Schools Attended
3

(applicants may submit up to 5 letters; see Special Notes below)

 
GRE
 
Resume
Personal Statement of Goals, Educational Leadership Essay (see Special Notes below), Academic Writing Sample (see Special Notes below)
 

 

Deadlines

  Fall Spring Summer
Assistantship Consideration Feb. 15
 
Oct. 1   Not Available  
No Assistantship Consideration Feb. 15

(See Special Notes)

 
Oct. 1

(See Special Notes)

 
Not Available  

 

Special Notes:

Candidates should not use letters, personal statement of goals or resume submitted for a prior application. Wherever possible, at least two of the letters of recommendation should be from faculty members, at least one of those from a full-time faculty member.  Wherever possible, applicants should submit an English-language sample of their academic work (e.g., course term paper). Late applications are invited and will be considered on a case by case basis.

Please submit an educational leadership essay responding to the following question. The response should not exceed 800 words. 

Identify a current state, national, or international problem, dilemma, or controversial situation affecting educational leaders in either the k-12 or higher education fields.  Describe the nature of the issue, effective strategies for addressing the issue, and the role of an effective leader in implementing those strategies.    

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