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Department of Education Policy Studies

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Take a virtual tour of the Education Policy Studies department and the Rackley Building at Penn State, University Park!  After you click Play, click on the three dot icon in the top right corner of the tour and choose the second option, Fullscreen, for the best experience!  If you use a screen reader, you can still take the tour!


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Our Programs

The department of Education Policy Studies has an undergraduate degree in Education and Public Policy, and graduate level degrees in Higher Education, Educational Leadership, Education Theory and Policy, and Comparative International Education. Our programs are continuously ranked by U.S. News and World Report.

Not Sure?

Not sure which program is the best fit for you?  Are you thinking about earning a Master’s degree? Are you considering an online masters degree? Or are you thinking about earning a doctoral degree? Maybe you're interested in a principal certificate or a superintendent's letter of eligibility?  Still not sure what degree you want?  Check out some other types of degrees you can get here at Education Policy Studies.  If you have a interest in mind, we have a list of things our faculty are interested and we invite you to get in contact with our faculty about what you're interested in!

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Our Work

Projects and Research

Our faculty and staff are always working on thought provoking, important, and forward thinking research.  Check out some of the latest research our faculty and graduate students are doing!  EPS is also home to many centers and journals doing important research in many different fields.  Check out the work our centers are doing and the research our journals are producing!

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