The mission of the Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies is to prepare entry and executive level administrators for schools and colleges, faculty in colleges and universities, and policy scholars to serve in state, regional and national policy agencies associated with educational and human service enterprise. The graduate programs of the department are designed to enrich knowledge, skills, and values requisite to effective leadership and to effective teaching and research in educational settings.
Tanisha Jenkins, HEAM PhD Student, Featured in Knoxville News Sentinel’s “Top 40 Under 40”
HEAM PhD Student Janice Branch Hall Featured in Knox News Sentinel’s “Top 40 Under 40”
UTK VOLS Lead graduate, M. Aaron Christian, recently selected for the Tennessee Governor’s Academy for School Leadership
Derrington Works With Scottish School Leaders in Glasgow
UTK Attends Southern Association for College Student Affairs (SACSA) Conference in Myrtle Beach, SC
Angelle and McIntyre to Present at Annual UCEA Convention in Houston
Higher Education Professor and PhD Student are Published in a Leading Journal in Their Field
V.O.L.S. Lead Online Program at The University of Tennessee – Knoxville made the ranking of 24th for Master’s Degrees in Educational Leadership.