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Florida Atlantic University

Department of Educational Leadership and Research Methodology

Boca Raton, FL

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Florida Atlantic University

Overview

Florida Atlantic University / Department of Educational Leadership and Research Methodology is located in Boca Raton, FL, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Education (M Ed) Educational leadership
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) K-12 school leadership
Specialist in Education (Ed S) Educational leadership
Specialist in Education (Ed S) Adult and community education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Educational leadership
Specialist in Education (Ed S) K-12 school leadership
Master of Education (M Ed) Adult and community education
Master of Education (M Ed) Higher education
Master of Education (M Ed) K-12 school leadership
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Adult and community education
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Higher education

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 67
Doctoral Degrees 15
Other Advanced Degrees 8

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Departmental qualifying exam
Other Advanced Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Departmental qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

205
Applied
126
Accepted
105
Enrolled
61%

Applying

30
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline July 1st February 15th No
Spring deadline September 15th July 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 during previous 2 years
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.5

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 500
TOEFL IBT score: 61
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Student Body

338
Total Graduate Students
71%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
28%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 17.75%
Black or African American 27.81%
White or Caucasian 49%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.18%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 2.07%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (35%)
Female (64%)

Faculty

35
Total faculty
Full-time - 22
Part-time - 13
Male (15)
Female (20)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Self-directed learning, school reform issues, legal issues, mentoring, school leadership
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL  33431-0991
United States
Contact Dr. Robert E. Shockley
Chair
Email: shockley@fau.edu
Phone: 561-297-3550
Fax: 561-297-3618