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Karen P. Fasanella, Ed.D.
Chair and Associate Professor

Santa Maria Hall 13B

Phone: (973) 290-4377

Ed.D. in Educational Leadership - PreK to 12th Grade Track

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Ed.D. in Educational Leadership

Program Overview

The Ed.D. Concentration for Pre-K to 12th grade school leaders combines theoretical knowledge and practical application in an authentic school setting using the student's professional experience in school leadership. It is a sequenced 50-credit online program to be completed during a three-year time frame.

Program Requirements

  • Two research projects related to the development design of the action research dissertation
  • Action research dissertation study and oral dissertation defense

What Students Are Saying

Elizabeth DeMichino-Acquadro, '20
"Getting my doctorate in educational leadership will pave the way for even more leadership positions. I like the atmosphere at the University and identify strongly with the mission. I love learning both in my classroom and in everything that I do. I want to be at the forefront of promoting education."
– Elizabeth DeMichino-Acquadro, '20

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