Organizational and Global Leadership Concentration

This 30 credit concentration in the Department of Educational Leadership, Research and Technology is designed for graduate students who wishes to develop and enhance their educational leadership knowledge and skills outside of K-12 education. This program is created for students who would like to make an impact in non-profit, health, governmental and international organizations, foundations, colleges and other agencies that have an educational component.

Application information

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis throughout the year. Admission decisions take approximately four weeks after all materials are received.

Program course requirements

Unless otherwise noted all courses are three credit hours.

EDLD 6791: Educational Leadership Master's Seminar (An introduction to the program and concepts), one credit
EDLD 6020: Educational Ledership, Systems and Change
EDLD 6300: Data Informed Decision Making, Research and Evaluation
EDLD 6650: Principles and Practices of Adult Learning
OLP   6890: Talent Management (special topics)
EDLD 6890: Global Perspectives in Higher Education (special topics)
EMR   5400: Fundamentals of Evaluation, Measurement and Research
EMR   6420: Program Evaluation
EDT   6490: Planning and Implementing Educational Technology
                 : One elective (advisor approved)
EDLD 6792: Capstone Class (with 60 hour field placement internship), two credit

Program total: 30 credits

Please note that some of the classes are only offered on the main campus while most others are also offered at our regional locations

For additional information and advising

Contact Dr. Dennis McCrumb at dennis.mccrumb@wmich.edu or (269) 387-3896.