Start of Doctoral Program at GSU
Fall Semester 2012EDLD 9234 Doctoral Seminar
EDLD 9231 Administrative Theory
Fill out Program of Study
Get familiar with literature and begin researching a prospective topic
Spring Semester 2013EDLD 9233 Leadership Theory
EDLD 9236 Diversity and Ethics for Educational Leaders
EDUR 8131 Educational Statistics I
Summer Semester 2013EDLD 9232 Decision-Making and Problem Solving
EDLD 9131 Doctoral Research Methods
Fall Semester 2013EDLD 9235 Contemporary Issues in Educational Administration
EDUR 9231 Qualitative Research Methods
Start researching faculty members that may make a committee chair
Spring Semester 2014EDLD 9631 Research Seminar I
EDLD 9632 Research Seminar II
Write and Defend the preprospectus.
Take the candidacy exam.
Request a supervising committee chair.
Register for EDLD 9999 for the next semester with the committee chair.
Summer Semester 2014Dissertation work
Fall Semester 2014Dissertation work
Apply for graduation in the Spring.
Spring Semester 2015Finish and Defend the Dissertation.