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University of Houston

Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

Houston, TX

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University of Houston

Overview

University of Houston / Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies is located in Houston, TX.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Education (M Ed) Higher education
Master of Education (M Ed) Historical, social, and cultural foundations of education
Doctor of Education (Ed D) Administration and supervision
Master of Education (M Ed) Administration and supervision

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 40
Doctoral Degrees 10

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comprehensive exam or thesis
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

109
Applied
97
Accepted
79
Enrolled
89%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st Not reported No
Spring deadline October 1st Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.6, 3 letters of recommendation, resume/vitae, goal statement
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.6, 3 letters of recommendation, resume/vitae, goal statement, writing sample, interview

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 1
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

195
Total Graduate Students
49%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
50%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 20.51%
Black or African American 23.59%
White or Caucasian 47%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.62%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.51%
Two or more races 1.54%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (29%)
Female (70%)

Faculty

6
Total faculty
Full-time - 5
Part-time - 1
Male (2)
Female (4)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Change, supervision, multiculturalism, evaluation, policy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 4800 Calhoun Road
Houston, TX  77204
United States

Phone: 713-743-1000