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Students of SJSU Ed.D. programSan José State University is pleased to announce its first 'stand alone' doctoral program: An Ed.D.. in educational leadership (accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges). Learn more about an SJSU Ed.D.


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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



  Information Sessions for Summer 2018 Admissions                                        Cycle (Cohort 5)

For those that are interested in the Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership there will be an informational session on Tuesday, January 16, 2017 from 4 pm to 5 pm at San Jose State University in Sweeney Hall 412. Please click on a link to Register for a session. If you are unable to attend this session, you can visit the Information Session Page for more information.


Spring 2018 Kick-Off

                                               Friday, January 26, 2018
                                                      5:00pm - 8:00pm 
                                                           Little Italy
                                                         Santana Row

                                        3055 Olin Ave, San Jose, CA 95128
                                                        Barbera Room

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

                                          Click here for more information 

                                         Please RSVP by January 19, 2018

    California Association of Professors in Education                                Administration (CAPEA)

San Jose State University will host a Spring 2018 Conference that focuses on building leadership for democratic schools. A keynote speaker will be offereed as well as a panel of SJSU students that have global experiences in the Doctoral Program. This conference will be available Friday, March 2, 2018. Below is a link to the page.

CAPEA Spring 2018 Conference