Educational Leadership

Educational Leadership at Temple University

The Educational Leadership program at Temple offers master's and doctoral degrees designed to prepare students for leadership positions in schools, districts, colleges, and universities. The program also offers stand-alone certificate programs for those seeking state certification or endorsement as a principal, supervisor of curriculum and instruction, or superintendent.

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Ph.D. or Ed.D.?

Did you know: doctoral degrees in education are not the same! The Ph.D. in Education is research oriented whereas the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership is directed towards educational practice and the application of theory and research. The Ed.D. is equal in rigor, but different in substance from the Ph.D. Find out more about theĀ Ph.D. versus the Ed.D.