Program Layouts 2012-2018

 Year 1  Year 2  Year 3
Fall
  • EDUC 605: Framing (1 unit)
  • EDUC 524: Leadership (3 units)
  • EDUC 523: Diversity or EDUC 525: Learning (3 units)
  •  EDUC 536: Inquiry Methods II (3 units)
  • Concentration #2 (3 units)
  • EDUC 794A: Dissertation Writing (2 units)
 Spring
  • EDUC 523: Diversity or EDUC 525: Learning (3 units)
  • EDUC 532: Inquiry Methods I (3 units)
  • EDUC 792: Critique of Research (3 units)
  • Concentration Course #3 (3 units)
  •  EDUC 794B: Dissertation Writing (2 units)
  • Dissertation Defense and Upload
  • Commencement
  • Degree Conferral*
 Summer
  •  EDUC 522: Accountability (3 units)
  • Concentration Course #1 (3 units)
  • Thematic Conference
  • Preliminary Review 
  •  EDUC 790: Dissertation Seminar (3 units)
  • Concentration Course #4 (3 units)
  • EDUC 599/620: Special Topics/Creativity & Innovation (2 units)
  • Qualifying Exam (Proposal Defense)

*Degree conferral: Degrees are awarded three times per year: December, May, and August. Your degree will be conferred upon successful completion of all degree requirements, including final upload and approval of your dissertation.  

This program layout represents the progress for full-time students. Students who request a leave of absence, need to repeat coursework, or attend part-time should consult their academic advisors for a revised program layout, which may extend the time to graduation.

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