2024-2025 Undergraduate/Graduate Catalog

EDL 620 Educational Policy, Communities, and Pluralistic Governance

Knowledge and skills for political and community leadership focused on PK-12 education policy and related governance structures at the federal, state, and local levels. Evaluation of policy trends from socio-cultural, political, technological, and economic perspectives. Principles and processes of community and family engagement as core elements of democratic practices in educational leadership. Course requirements include field-based application of key concepts and skills.




Admission to the Sixth Year Program in Educational Leadership and EDL 590 or Reading and Language Arts, or admission to the Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership.

General Education


  • Fall and Spring
  • Summer