National University




EDA694 Thesis

Lead Faculty: Dr. Wayne Padover

Course Description

This course is a supervised experience culminating in the completion of a thesis. Focuses on an educational administration research topic. Employs more advanced research methodologies than EDA 637 (Action Research) and is recommended for those considering future doctoral work. The student prepares a research proposal, obtains Institutional Review Board (IRB) approval, conducts the study and prepares the written thesis. This class is scheduled for 2 months, meets once a week and at the end of that time a grade of an IP will be posted then the maximum length of time is 10 additional months. Grading is by H, S, or U only.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate graduate level research skills.
  • Develop a written thesis (Chapters 1, 2, 3, 4, and 5), using the standards of acceptable writing and in APA form and style.

Prerequisite