Educational Leadership Program

Why earn a degree in educational leadership?

Our education leadership program aims to develop effective, highly regarded, and influential leaders in educational practice, policy, and scholarship.


Program Options

The educational leadership program offers the following degree options:

Graduate Degree Programs


What can I do with a degree in educational leadership?

Graduates of the DEd program pursue a range of leadership roles in:

  • Research and outreach units
  • K–12 administration
  • Postsecondary institutions

A master’s degree in educational leadership is ideal for students who want to pursue careers in:

  • Student support services
  • School administration
  • Staff and community relations
  • Program coordination

Contact Information

Jo Smith, PhD
Program Director
jos@uoregon.edu

Angela Burham
Academic Program Coordinator
burham@uoregon.edu
541-346-1492