Education Policy Studies

Help shape the future of education by engaging in education policy studies.

Prepare for a career as a policy leader, faculty member, researcher, or administrator as well as in educational development and consulting for governmental and non-governmental agencies.

The 2019 Martha McCarthy Education Law and Policy Institute will take place on May 17. The event is free for IU faculty, students, and staff, and $25 for all others. Attorneys may earn 4.5 CLE credits, including 2.5 ethics credits, for attendance.

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Through coursework and individual research, you’ll gain a solid foundation in the concepts and theories that have influenced policy decisions around the world, and you’ll examine the organizational and cultural factors that affect policy implementation.

With a strong grounding in the social and historical foundations of education in the U.S. and beyond, you’ll analyze and influence policy through a diverse lens, while making a difference for today’s and tomorrow’s students.