The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Education with a specialization in Educational Leadership at Washington State University is a rigorous three-year, full-time program that provides students with the skills and knowledge needed to become leading scholars and researchers in the field of educational leadership. This program features an innovative curriculum that combines theory, research methods, and practice to prepare graduates for successful careers in policy, research, or college & university teaching. Students will have the opportunity to develop their expertise through advanced courses on topics such as school administration, organizational behavior, and social justice & equity while gaining hands-on experience through internships and research projects. The program culminates in a dissertation where students can demonstrate their proficiency by exploring innovative solutions to pressing issues within educational leadership. Graduates of this program will be well-prepared for successful careers in the field of education and will have the skills and knowledge needed to make meaningful contributions towards improving learning outcomes worldwide.