Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership College of Education The University of Akron

Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership College of Education The University of Akron

Akron, OH
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
68%
32%
student ratio
94
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
92%
acceptance rate
7 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Assessment And Evaluation Certificate [Educational Measurement and Evaluation ]
      Master of Arts (MA) [Educational Measurement and Evaluation ]
    • Instructional Technology Master of Arts (MA) [Educational Media/Instructional Technology]
    • Higher Education Administration Master of Arts (MA) [Higher Education ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Higher Education ]
    • Principalship Master of Arts (MA) [Educational Leadership ]
      Master of Science (MS) [Educational Leadership ]
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 49
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 6
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some, Thesis optional and written comprehensive exam or portfolio assessment
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

92% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 41
    • Accepted 38
    • Acceptance Rate 92
    • Enrolled 33
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $45
    • Application Fee - International $70
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 2.75, statement of purpose
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTeaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students94
    • Female Percentage68%
    • Male Percentage32%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students94
    • Part-time Percentage85%
    • Full-time Percentage15%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino3%
    • Black / African American14%
    • White / Caucasian81%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty12
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage75%
    • Male Percentage25%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchK-12 education law, K-12 education leadership, higher education leadership, postsecondary technical education, diversity of learned (K-16 U.S. and international)
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$87,316

Location & Contact

Department of Educational Foundations and Leadership

College of Education
The University of Akron

302 Buchtel Common
Akron, OH 44325
United States

Dr. Evonn Welton

Interim Department Chair

Phone: 330-972-6742
Email: ewelton@uakron.edu

Ms. Kelly Chaff

College Program Specialist

Phone: 330-972-7028
Email: klchaff@uakron.edu

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