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University of Connecticut

City: Storrs     State: CT     Country: USA     

Contact: Casey D. Cobb     Email:     

Ed.D. in Educational Leadership  

Delivery Method: Classroom     

Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education: Doctoral Universities: Highest Research Activity      

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School/College (if applicable): Neag School of Education

Program Vision: VISION: We will inspire and cultivate innovative leaders of positive change. We will empower leaders to build nurturing educational environments and effective systems of support. We will use leadership and learning to enhance equity and quality of life for all.

Program Mission: This program aims to provide professional educational leaders with the essential habits of mind and sophisticated reasoning skills necessary for leading systemic school improvement. A secondary goal is to develop a cadre of leaders who engage their profession in pursuing socially just schools.

Institutional Mission: The University of Connecticut is dedicated to excellence demonstrated through national and international recognition. As Connecticut’s public research university, through freedom of academic inquiry and expression, we create and disseminate knowledge by means of scholarly and creative achievements, graduate and professional education, and outreach. Through our focus on teaching and learning, the University helps every student grow intellectually and become a contributing member of the state, national, and world communities. Through research, teaching, service, and outreach, we embrace diversity and cultivate leadership, integrity, and engaged citizenship in our students, faculty, staff, and alumni. As our state’s flagship public university, and as a land and sea grant institution, we promote the health and well-being of Connecticut’s citizens through enhancing the social, economic, cultural and natural environments of the state and beyond.