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The University of Kansas

Education Leadership and Policy Program

Lawrence, KS

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The University of Kansas

Overview

The University of Kansas / Education Leadership and Policy Program is located in Lawrence, KS, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Social and cultural studies in education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Policy studies
Master of Science in Education (MSE) Social and cultural studies in education

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 23

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

66
Applied
45
Accepted
36
Enrolled
68%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
85
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st July 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st November 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, resume or curriculum vitae, statement of purpose, official academic transcripts, three letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum graduate GPA of 3.5, resume or curriculum vitae, statement of purpose, official academic transcripts, three letters of recommendation, writing sample

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

173
Total Graduate Students
26%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
73%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.62%
Black or African American 8.09%
White or Caucasian 60%
American Indian or Alaska Native 1.16%
Asian 2.31%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5.2%
Unknown 1.16%

Gender

Male (45%)
Female (54%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Historical and philosophical issues in education, education policy and leadership, higher education faculty, research on college students, education technology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 421 Joseph R. Pearson Hall
1122 West Campus Road
Lawrence, KS  66045-3101
United States
Contact Dr. Susan B. Twombly
Chair
Email: stwombly@ku.edu
Phone: 785-864-9721