Executive PhD in Urban Higher Education

Course Titles and Modules

 

COURSE REQUIREMENTS

The Program offers courses on a cohort basis each semester. The EPhD requires the completion of a
minimum of 72 hours.

COURSE TITLE SEMESTER HOURS

Professional Specialization Core (15 hours)

EDHE 814 Ethics in Planning, Change and Leadership 3.0
EDHE 824 Theoretical Perspectives in Planning & Building Community Groups 3.0
EDHE 825 Methods of Urban and Regional Analysis and Planning 3.0
EDHE 877 Public Policy Formulation/Current Issues 3.0
EDHE 882 Seminar in Program Development, Implementation, and Evaluation 3.0 3.0
 

Higher Education Core (18 hours)

EDHE 800 Philosophy and History of Urban Higher Education 3.0
EDHE 802 Higher Education Leadership & Organization in Cross-Culture 3.0
EDHE 804 Educational Futures: Strategic Planning and Development 3.0
EDHE 805 Educational, Governmental, and Corporate Relationships 3.0
EDHE 829 Seminar in Legal Aspects of Higher Education 3.0
EDHE 865 Finance in Higher Education (Non Profit Organizations) 3.0
 

Statistics and Research Methods Component (15 hours)

EDHE 812 Quantitative Research Methods 3.0
EDHE 813 Qualitative Research Methods 3.0
EDHE 820 Advanced Statistical Methods 3.0
EDHE 830 Advanced Qualitative Research Methods 3.0
EDHE 833 Research Based Methods (Advanced Qualitative Methods) 3.0
     

Dissertation Research

EDHE 899 Dissertation/Literature Review 12.0

Cognate Transfer Component

12.0

12 hours of previous graduate work must be approved for transfer before admission is granted
to enhance the cognate area of interest and to complement the cores.