The Educational Policy Studies concentration within the Instructional Leadership MEd program allows students to design their own programs of study or select courses related to three strands of study:

  1. Educational Leadership and School Improvement
  2. Education Policy and Policy Analysis
  3. Social Justice and Education

The Policy Studies program offers students:

  • Opportunities for practicing educators to engage in professional development in the area of educational policy studies
  • An introduction to the field of education policy studies to persons who have recently completed their undergraduate degrees or who are contemplating a change of career
  • Opportunity to explore graduate education and a stepping stone to doctoral studies