University of Nebraska - Lincoln

College of Education and Human Sciences

Educational Administration

Educational Administration

Degrees: 
  • M.A.
  • Ph D.
  • Ed D.
Program Emphasis: 
  • Administrative Leadership
  • College Teaching
  • Community College Leadership

Contact

Dr. Dijon DeLaPorte
1400 Vine St.
141 Teachers Hall
Lincoln, NE 68588

Program Statement

The Department of Educational Administration (EDAD) offers rigorous, accessible, and forward-thinking programs that serve nearly 400 graduate students in both P-12 and higher education in Nebraska, across the USA, and globally. EDAD offers a variety of degree programs including two different Master of Arts degrees (one delivered entirely online and one delivered in-person). Additionally, the department offers a Doctor of Education and a Doctor of Philosophy degrees both delivered in a hybrid method. All programs except for the in-person master’s degree program, offer areas of specializations or concentrations.    

Our alums serve in various roles in P-20 education such as alums student affairs professionals, admissions counselors, residence life coordinators, academic advisors, directors, researchers, professors, presidents, deans, vice-chancellors, and leaders in community colleges.

Meets ACPA Commission for Professional Preparation Standards: 
No
Meets CAS Standards: 
No

Number of Program Faculty

Full Time: 
10
Adjunct: 
4

Visitation Program

No

Requirements

Entrance Exam: 
  • None Required
Assistantship Required: 
No
Assistantship Placement Assistance: 
Yes
Attendance: 
  • Full time
  • Part time
Program Delivery: 
  • Hybrid
Course Schedule: 
  • Evening
Thesis: 
Optional
Comprehensive Exam Required: 
Yes