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Brigham Young University. Department of Educational Administration (1972-1986)

 Organization

Dates

  • Existence: 1972-1986

Administrative History

The Department of Educational Administration was an instructional unit at Brigham Young University.

The Department of Educational Administration was established in 1972, in a reorganization of the earlier Department of Education in the College of Education. The department was responsible for graduate-level instruction in school administration and supervision. The department chairs included Ralph B. Smith (1972-1977), F. Delmar Wadsen (1977-1982), Glen F. Ovard (1982-1984), Dan W. Andersen (1984-1985), and F. Delmar Wadsen (1985-1986). In 1986 the department was renamed as the Department of Educational Leadership.

Citation

BYU organizational history, via WWW, Sept. 12, 2013 (Department of Educational Administration (earlier unit existed with same name, 1922-1962); est. 1972 in separation of Department of Education (1970-1972); part of the College of Education; provided graduate instruction in school administration and supervision; department chairs included Ralph B. Smith (1972-1977), with F. Delmar Wadsen (1977-1982), Glen F. Ovard (1982-1984), Dan W. Andersen (1984-1985), and F. Delmar Wadsen (1985-1986); 1986, renamed as the Department of Educational Leadership)

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Department of Educational Administration dissertation, 1982

 Series
Identifier: UA 5317 Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains a dissertation by Earl Stuker from the Department of Educational Administration on mathematics teaching methods. Dated from 1982.
Dates: 1982

Department of Educational Administration exam records, 1982

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 5317 Series 3 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains copies of tests and reports of doctoral candidates' final exam results, including master copies. Materials date from 1982.
Dates: 1982

Department of Educational Administration faculty and student files, 1981-1982

 Sub-Series
Identifier: UA 5317 Series 3 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, forms, and other materials with information on faculty and students associated with the department. Materials date from between 1981 and 1982.
Dates: 1981-1982

Department of Educational Administration faculty and student records, 1957-1982

 Series
Identifier: UA 5317 Series 3
Scope and Contents Contains faculty and student files, including those of graduate students and educational exams. Materials date from between 1957 and 1982.
Dates: 1957-1982

Department of Educational Administration meeting minutes, 1982

 Series
Identifier: UA 5317 Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains meeting minutes for the Department of Educational Administration. Materials date from 1982.
Dates: 1982

Department of Educational Administration records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5317
Overview This collection contains the master copies of educational tests as well as reports of doctoral candidates’ final tests, files on graduate students, department files, correspondence, minutes, and budget information.
Dates: 1957-1982

Department of Educational Administration records on research methods, 1982

 Sub-Series — Carton: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 5317 Series 1 Sub-Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains questionnaires and information concerning research methods. Materials date from 1982.
Dates: 1982

Department of Educational Administration research files, 1979-1982

 Series
Identifier: UA 5317 Series 1
Scope and Contents Contains records of research methods, questionnaires, and research proposals. Materials date from between 1979 and 1982.
Dates: 1979-1982

Department of Educational Administration research proposals, 1979

 Sub-Series — Carton: 6, Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 5317 Series 1 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains research proposals for the Department of Educational Administration. Materials date from 1979.
Dates: 1979

Graduate Studies records on Department of Educational Leadership and Foundations, 1980-2002

 Sub-Series — Carton: 17, Folder: 6-7
Identifier: UA 1141 Series 6 Sub-Series 16
Scope and Contents Materials are related to the graduate program of the Department of Educational Leadership from 1980 to 2002. Materials include reports, department reviews, and proposals.
Dates: 1980-2002