Department of Advanced Studies in Education

Students with diplomasThe Department of Advanced Studies in Education (DASE) empowers educational professionals to become change agents in a diverse and global society by offering the highest caliber of academic programs at the Master’s, post-masters  and Doctoral level and by balancing theory with practice.

It is committed to developing excellent professional leaders in the area of Education, including educational leadership, curriculum & instructional foundations, higher education administration, principal preparation, and special education. The department strives to prepare scholars & practitioners who cultivate equity and educational opportunity in a diverse and changing world.

Institutional Accreditation

Chicago State University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.



For submitting your application and all documents needed for admission purposes is:

Date Semester
April 15th Summer 
July 15 Fall
November 15 Spring

Note: New candidates are only admitted to the  Doctorate in Educational Leadership Program during  the Fall and Spring semester of each year.

For more information Please Contact:

Dr. Florah Luseno, Chairperson

Department of Advanced Studies in Education (DASE)

College of Education Building, Room 319

Telephone: (773) 995-2086