About Us

The Department of Educational Leadership believes that education and leadership are foundational to transform society for the better. The department offers strong programs in K-12 education, higher education, sport management, and leadership.

The department is committed to

Faculty of the Highest Quality

Faculty in the department are active researchers in their fields and have real-world experience to share with students

Integration of Faith and Learning

At Baylor, a faith perspective is integrated into the study of leadership and service

High-Quality Research

The discovery of knowledge and the dissemination of research are a foundation of the department’s philosophy.


A small faculty-to-student ratio in all programs guarantees the opportunity for mentorship of each students.