The P-12 Educational Leadership PhD is research-focused and educates scholars and scholar-practitioners who desire to have meaningful, lasting influence on P-12 education. Students entering the program can expect to be professionally challenged throughout the course sequence. The program is built on the idea that a great doctoral education stems from great mentorship. The program provides flexibility to build a course of study that will serve each student well.
Application is through Baylor Graduate School. On the linked page, create or log into an account to apply.
The PhD program in P-12 Educational Leadership is a research-based program that includes advanced research courses and a distinct 72-credit hour sequence that requires a period of full-time study as a graduate student.
The PhD program's 72 credit hours comprise 65 hours of coursework and 7 dissertation hours, along with comprehensive preliminary examinations to be completed at the conclusion of traditional coursework and prior to admission to doctoral candidacy and enrollment in dissertation hours.