The Educational Studies department has a distinguished tradition of pursuing scholarship and offering graduate programs in academic fields that contribute to the formation of sound policy and effective leadership for educational institutions in all settings and levels. The educational studies faculty incorporate expertise from a broad range of disciplines across the social sciences, humanities and cognate disciplines.
Schools across Ohio are in need of highly trained and effective licensed school principals. At Ohio State, we have developed a program that will prepare school administrators to meet the challenges faced in their schools. Ohio State's Principal Licensure Program is a highly sought program training the next generation of school principals.