Doctoral Program

  • Doctoral Graduates

    Welcome to the Doctoral Program

  • K12 2012 Doctoral Cohort
  • Doctoral Cohort

    Meet Our New K12 Doctoral Cohort

  • Doctoral Graduates

About the Doctoral Program

Mission of the Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership

The mission of the California State University, Northridge Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership is to create a network of school and college administrators prepared to effect profound change in teaching and learning that leads to improved student achievement.


The program’s Scholar-Practitioners will lead through:

  • Systemic reform
  • Collaboration
  • Action research
  • Cultural proficiency