Program Information


The Department of Educational Leadership (EDLR) engages in high quality scholarship and develops leaders who connect theory, practice, policy and assessment within our academic programs.






We will inspire and cultivate innovative leaders of positive change.

We will empower leaders to build nurturing educational environments and effective systems of support.

We will use leadership and learning to enhance equity and quality of life for all.



symone james working one on one with young student

2016 HESA graduates

jen michno and ann traynor looking at papers during edd class

dr. erica fernandez speaking in a panel discussion

UCAPP female student engaging in discussion during class

male student giving presentation in gentry 144

dr joseph cooper speaking to collective uplift group