A Doctoral Program in Urban Education at CUNY

 Leadership for Higher Standards


The City University of New York has recognized its responsibilities to develop increasingly meaningful relationships with the New York City public schools.  Among several strategies for doing so is the new Ph.D. Program in Urban Education.






The Urban Education Ph.D. Program will focus faculty and doctoral student research in four areas that are critical for CUNY and the public schools:





The program will offer doctoral students options to concentrate their studies in: 

The doctoral program in urban education will succeed by utilizing critical CUNY resources and recruiting strong faculty and students: 




Leadership and Service to CUNY and the Public Schools:  








NOTE: This document was edited from a draft statement describing the potential contributions of the proposed Urban Education Ph.D. Program to the university and its work with the New York City Public Schools.