Courses

Directed Study

SED AP 500 (Var credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

Family & Community Engagement

SED AP 526 (2 credits)

Examines the role of schools, families and community agencies and the critical partnerships that must be forged between them to support student learning and well-being.? The primary goal of this seminar is to deepen understanding of the systemic obstacles -- and possibilities - - to improve our school systems and narrow achievement gaps. 2 cr.

2017FALLSEDAP526EC1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD
2017FALLSEDAP526ED1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD
2018SPRGSEDAP526 A1, Jan 24th to Mar 14th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 4:40 pm 7:25 pm
2018SPRGSEDAP526 OL, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD
2018SPRGSEDAP526ED1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD

Perspectives on Higher Education

SED AP 550 (4 credits)

Provides a foundational understanding of the history of U.S. higher education, while fostering substantive dialogue and analysis of significant perspectives, events, and trends relevant to higher education today. Focuses on the interplay between the goals of the university and the demands placed on higher education by society. 4 cr.

2017FALLSEDAP550 A1, Sep 11th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 4:40 pm 7:25 pm PSY B47
2017FALLSEDAP550 OL, Sep 5th to Oct 23rd 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM
2018SPRGSEDAP550 A1, Jan 22nd to Apr 30th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 6:30 pm 9:15 pm

Issues in Higher Education Administration

SED AP 551 (4 credits)

Emerging issues happening in the field of higher education, with particular focus on administration. Challenges and concerns facing the present and future of higher education. Students will engage in substantive dialogue and analysis toward a constructively critical perspective of university leadership and administration. Prereq: AP 550. 4 cr.

2017FALLSEDAP551 A1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 5:00 pm 7:45 pm CAS 424
2018SPRGSEDAP551 A1, Jan 24th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 4:40 pm 7:25 pm

Student Affairs in Higher Education

SED AP 553 (4 credits)

Focuses on university divisions intentionally structured to shape students' character, to foster students' development, to provide services, and to educate students via various co-curricular and extra-curricular experiences. Is designed to develop a deep understanding of the history, philosophy, and mission of Student Affairs within the context of higher education. 4 cr.

2017FALLSEDAP553 A1, Sep 7th to Dec 7th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 5:00 pm 7:45 pm SED 406
2018SPRGSEDAP553 OL, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD

Education and Religion

SED AP 630 (4 credits)

The relationship of government with schools and colleges based on religious convictions and the efforts of educators to shape and maintain a distinctive character in such institutions. Issues of educational freedom and the rights of parents from historical and comparative international perspectives. Students prepare a paper on a topic selected in consultation with the instructor. (Also offered as STH TE 845) 4 cr.

Strategic Planning and Implementation

SED AP 662 (4 credits)

Designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills needed to lead a department, organization, school and/or school district in planning more effectively for a constantly changing internal and external environment. Students learn about the entire strategic planning and implementation process, applying the concepts and skills learned to their own practice as aspiring or developing leaders, and developing a strategic planning document on projects of their choice. 4 cr.

2017FALLSEDAP662 A1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 5:00 pm 7:45 pm SED 140
2018SPRGSEDAP662 A1, Jan 22nd to Apr 30th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 6:30 pm 9:15 pm
2018SPRGSEDAP662EC1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD
2018SPRGSEDAP662ED1, Jan 23rd to May 15th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 5:00 pm 7:45 pm

Doctoral Colloq

SED AP 702 (2 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

Perf Bsd Sch Ld

SED AP 720 (4 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

2017FALLSEDAP720EC1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM
2018SPRGSEDAP720 A1, Jan 23rd to May 1st 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
T 5:00 pm 7:45 pm
2018SPRGSEDAP720ED1, Jan 23rd to May 11th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD

Ed Eval & Super

SED AP 750 (4 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

2017FALLSEDAP750ED1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM
2018SPRGSEDAP750 A1, Jan 18th to Apr 26th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 5:00 pm 7:45 pm
2018SPRGSEDAP750EC1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD

Conflict Resolu

SED AP 751 (4 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

Ed Pol National

SED AP 753 (4 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

2018SPRGSEDAP753 A1, Jan 22nd to Apr 30th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 4:40 pm 7:25 pm

Ed Equity & LAW

SED AP 754 (2 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

2017FALLSEDAP754 A1, Sep 7th to Oct 19th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 5:00 pm 7:45 pm SOC B61
2017FALLSEDAP754EC1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM
2017FALLSEDAP754ED1, Sep 4th to Oct 20th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM

Legal Issues in Higher Education

SED AP 755 (4 credits)

AP 755 is designed to consider issues that arise in the administration of institutions of higher education and the ethical and legal principles applicable to their resolution. Educational institutions experience difficult legal and policy decisions similar to every other industry, including but not limited to situations regarding freedom of speech, expression, and association; due process and right to privacy; discrimination on the basis of identity; use of alcohol; and ownership and use of intellectual property. This course will explore the shifting perspectives on higher education law and how those legal decisions impact one's work in higher education. Students will examine the foundations of higher education law, analyze cases, and explore application of the law in practice to help them make sound decisions in their various roles in education. 4 cr.

2017FALLSEDAP755 A1, Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 4:40 pm 7:25 pm MUG 205
2018SPRGSEDAP755 A1, Jan 18th to Apr 26th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 5:00 pm 7:45 pm

Shl Lbr Relatns

SED AP 757 (2 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

2017FALLSEDAP757 A1, Oct 26th to Dec 7th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
R 5:00 pm 7:45 pm SOC B61
2017FALLSEDAP757EC1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM
2017FALLSEDAP757ED1, Oct 23rd to Dec 15th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM

Sch Gov,Fin,Opr

SED AP 758 (4 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

2017FALLSEDAP758 A1, Sep 6th to Dec 6th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
W 4:40 pm 7:25 pm SED 206
2018SPRGSEDAP758 A1, Jan 22nd to Apr 30th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 4:40 pm 7:25 pm
2018SPRGSEDAP758EC1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD
2018SPRGSEDAP758ED1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD

Organiz Analys

SED AP 761 (4 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

Ad Sem Pol Std

SED AP 771 (4 credits)

This course description is currently under construction.

Professional Development Seminar

SED AP 801 (2 credits)

Designed to assist students in making meaning of their assistantship, internship, or other field placement experiences in student affairs or academic affairs administration. Aligning experiential learning (jobs, assistantships, and internships) with academic courses, this course helps students apply theory to practice and prepare them for future administrative roles in higher education. Students apply theory to practice to prepare for future administrative roles in higher education. Part I: Institutional types and functional areas, practice self-management, analyze socialization practices, and examine professional competencies, standards, and associations. Part II: Implementation of professional development plans, preparation for the job search, supervision styles and skills, professional evaluations and feedback. 2 cr, May be repeated.

2017FALLSEDAP801 IN, Sep 11th to Dec 11th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 7:45 pm 9:15 pm PSY B41
2018SPRGSEDAP801 A1, Jan 22nd to Apr 30th 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
M 4:30 pm 6:15 pm

Practicum/Apprenticeship/Internship: Principals (Pre-K-6)

SED AP 802 (Var credits)

600 hours of supervised clinical experience in the role of a principal/assistant principal (300 hours/4 credits per semester, for two semesters). Through such a residency, students will assume responsibility for both routine activities and special assignments encompassing the four Massachusetts administrative leadership standards: Instructional Leadership, Management and Operations, Family and Community Engagement, and Professional Culture. ? During each monthly seminar session, students will reflect on their activities and, in collaboration with the seminar leader, track their mastery of each standard and indicator. Open only to candidates for Massachusetts licensure as a principal/assistant principal who have completed at least 16 credits of coursework for initial licensure. 4 cr.

2017FALLSEDAP802 A1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM
2017FALLSEDAP802 B1, Sep 5th to Dec 12th 2017
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD ROOM
2018SPRGSEDAP802 A1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD
2018SPRGSEDAP802EB1, Jan 18th to May 2nd 2018
Days Start End Type Bldg Room
ARR TBD TBD