SJSU edd department

This three-year degree is designed to endow, challenge and nurture a diverse group of next-generation educational leaders with the knowledge and skills needed to build a P-12 public education system that provides all students with a high quality education. Check out the curriculum

san jose state university It is the most recent demonstration of San José State's century and a half commitment to the development of first-rate public schools.



Current Announcements


   The New Ed.D. Cohort begins Summer 2019!

Sign up here for an information session for the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership:

   Wednesday, October 10 at 4:00-5:00 pm  (SJSU - SH412)

   Tuesday, November 13 at 4:30-5:30 pm (SJSU - SH 412)

   Wednesday, December 5 at 4:00-5:00 pm (SJSU - SH412)

   Tuesday, Jaunary 22 at 4:30-5:30 pm (room TBD)   

   Wednesday, February 13 at 4:00-5:00 pm (room TBD)   

If you have any questions, please contact Ana Paz-Rangel at or call (408) 924-4098.                   


   Ed.D. Spring 2019 Kick-Off!

Are you interested in the Ed.D. Leadership Program or know someone who is? This event will be a great oppurtunity to meet other Ed.D. students and faculty! 

January 25, 2019     5:00pm - 8:00pm

Maggiano's Little Italy in Santana Row

3055 Olin Avenue, San José, CA 95128

Barbera Room

Hors D'oeuvres

Plus One - Bring your spouse, significant other, a friend who supports you in the doctoral program, or someone who is interested in pursuing doctoral studies!

To RSVP for the event: sign up here or email



                                    Ed.D. Spring 2018 Newsletter

Our newsletter is now available online. It features updates and photos of the recent Ed.D. graduates, last year's global experience program in Costa Rica, student and faculty achievements, as well as conferences and research.   



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