Doctor of Psychology, Educational Leadership
This program is not intended to lead to certification, licensure, or credentials.
Understand how human development and psychology influence education. Expand your leadership potential in the areas of education and learning while designing and implementing instructional strategies.
Your PsyD program delves deeper than curriculum for the Master of Arts in Psychology, Educational Leadership Specialization. This program includes a more extensive research component and broader applications through coursework. The Doctor of Psychology further enriches your research through the process of proposing, writing, and defending a dissertation.
To complete the requirements of this specialization, you must attend in-residence weekends in Denver, CO (Friday midday to Sunday midday - dates TBD) for courses ORG 7272, ORG 7101, ORG 8542. Please refer to these Frequently Asked Questions to learn more about this in-residence requirement.
This degree is not designed for those students who are seeking certification credentials from the several states’ departments of education for careers as public school administrators or principals.
The Doctor of Psychology (PsyD), Educational Leadership Specialization is not a licensure program and does not prepare an individual to become a licensed psychologist. University of the Rockies does not represent that this program meets certification or licensure requirements in any state. It is the student’s responsibility to review any state certification or licensure requirements in his or her intended field of employment.