Graduate Programs


The Department of Educational Policy Studies offers programs leading to master's and doctoral degrees in Educational Policy Studies with specializations in Adult, Community and Higher Education, Educational Administration and Leadership, Indigenous Peoples Education, and Theoretical, Cultural and International Studies in Education. The Department provides students with a unique environment to pursue advanced study in the field of education. Inquiries concerning programs or admission should be addressed to the Graduate Adminstrator of the Department.


Evelyn Steinhauer
Graduate Coordinator
Phone: (780) 492-3691
Fax: (780) 492-2024

Joan White
Graduate Administrator
Phone: (780) 492-3679
Fax: (780) 492-2024

**Please note that there is currently a temporary hold on processing applications for VISITING STUDENTS.**

Important Information:

All students are advised to access their University of Alberta e-mail account continually, throughout their time at the U of A as a student. The University of Alberta uses and will be using electronic communication PDF Document with its students and applicants in lieu of many paper-based processes. This is to ensure that all are given information in a more timely and efficient way.


Every new student in the department, upon being admitted, is automatically signed up for both of the department's listservs (eps-student and eps-events) through the U of A e-mail account assigned to them.