School Leadership Course Requirements and Sequence

Fall 1:

  • Program Orientation
  • EDAS 5730: School Culture and Climate
  • EDAS 5710: Leadership for School Improvement 

Spring 1:

  • EDAS 5750: Instructional Leadership and Assessment 
  • EDAS 5010: Methods of Research in Education 

1st Summer Session:

  • EDAS 5770: Management of the School
  • EDAS 5740: Curriculum Leadership 

2nd Summer Session:

  • EDAS 5630: School Law

Fall 2:

  • EDAS 5760: Developing Human Capital
  • EDAS 5820: The Practicum

Spring 2:

  • EDAS 5810: Ethics, Advocacy, and Advanced School Law
  • EDAS 5900: The Capstone
  • Take the SLLA 

Fall 1:

  • Program Orientation
  • EDAS 5730: School Culture and Climate
  • EDAS 5710: Leadership for School Improvement

Spring 1:

  • EDAS 5750: Instructional Leadership and Assessment
  • EDAS 5010: Methods of Research in Education

1st Summer Session:

  • EDAS 5740: Curriculum Leadership
  • Elective

2nd Summer Session:

  • EDAS 5630: School Law

Fall 2:

  • Elective
  • Elective

Spring 2:

  • Elective
  • EDAS 5900: The Capstone

Fall 1:

  • Program Orientation
  • EDAS 5730: School Culture and Climate
  • EDAS 5710: Leadership for School Improvement 

Spring 1:

  • EDAS 5750: Instructional Leadership and Assessment 
  • EDS 6050 Reflective Leadership

1st Summer Session:

  • EDAS 5770: Management of the School
  • EDAS 5740: Curriculum Leadership 

2nd Summer Session:

  • EDAS 5630: School Law

Fall 2:

  • EDAS 5760: Developing Human Capital
  • EDAS 5820: The Practicum

Spring 2:

  • EDAS 5810: Ethics, Advocacy, and Advanced School Law
  • EDS 6900: The Capstone
  • Take the SLLA

Summer 2: 

  • EDS 6100: Program Evaluation Overview 

Fall 1:

  • Program Orientation
  • EDAS 5730: School Culture and Climate
  • EDAS 5710: Leadership for School Improvement 

Spring 1:

  • EDAS 5750: Instructional Leadership and Assessment 

1st Summer Session:

  • EDAS 5770: Management of the School
  • EDAS 5740: Curriculum Leadership 

2nd Summer Session:

  • EDAS 5630: School Law

Fall 2:

  • EDAS 5760: Developing Human Capital
  • EDAS 5820: The Practicum

Spring 2:

  • EDAS 5810: Ethics, Advocacy, and Advanced School Law
  • Take the SLLA

Required coursework:

  • EDAS 5710: Leadership for School Improvement (3 credits)
  • EDAS 5740: Curriculum Leadership (3 credits)
  • EDAS 5750: Instructional Leadership and Assessment (3 credits)

Elective coursework:

Students must select one of the following courses.

  • EDUC 5080: Collaboration and Consultation (3 credits)
  • EDUC 5710: Principles of Instructional Design and Development (3 credits)

NOTE: UTC has a policy that prohibits the use of more than 50% of the credits from one program to be applied to another program. Please see the Graduate School Policies for further information.


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