Catholic Educational Leadership Program Courses

CEL  653 - Personnel Leadership in Schools (3)

This course will address current issues facing Catholic school administrators in the areas of leadership theory. The course will further cover in-depth topics of communication styles, problem-solving, hiring and dismissal, supervision, teacher evaluation, retention, mentoring, stress, conflict resolution, teacher induction, in-service, and staff development.

CEL  697 - Directed Study (1 - 3)

Independent, in-depth study of a specific educational topic.
College restricted to School of Education.

CEL  700 - Introduction to Doctoral Research: Catholic School Education (3)

This mentorship engages the student and faculty member in research of a topic of interest to the student, and stimulates student exploration of topic selection for doctoral research. It is required of all CEL doctoral students, and should be taken early in doctoral studies.

CEL  709 - Dissertation Proposal Seminar (3)

The essentials of developing a model proposal for the research project leading to a dissertation. Specific components of a good proposal, analysis of research proposals, and student research projects.
College restricted to School of Education.

CEL  729 - Proposal Development (3)

Further work on the specific components of a proposal, analysis of research
College restricted to School of Education.

CEL  753 - Personnel Leadership in Schools (3)

This course will address current issues facing Catholic school administrators in the areas of leadership theory. The course will further cover in-depth topics of communication styles, problem-solving, hiring and dismissal, supervision, teacher evaluation, retention, mentoring, stress, conflict resolution, teacher induction, in-service, and staff development.

CEL  790 - Dissertation Proposal Development (1 - 3)

Directed proposal development in consultation with dissertation committee.
College restricted to School of Education. Restricted to Doctoral level

CEL  791 - Dissertation Research and Writing (1 - 3)

The design, preparation, and writing of the dissertation research study in consultation with the dissertation committee. Advancement to candidacy required.
College restricted to School of Education. Restricted to Doctoral level

CEL  797 - Directed Study (1 - 3)

Independent, in-depth study of a specific educational topic.
College restricted to School of Education.