Department of Advanced Studies, Leadership, and Policy

Advanced Studies, Leadership, and Policy

Welcome to the Department of Advanced Studies, Leadership, and Policy in the School of Education and Urban Studies.  We are an exclusively graduate level department offering five doctoral and three master's level programs. We are a vibrant community of scholars actively engaged in research and publication. In keeping with the mission of the university, the department embraces a social justice focus through instruction, research, and service. We are committed to having a positive impact on urban educational systems in both the K -12 and higher education arenas.