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Nick Osborne, Ph.D.

Nick Osborne, Ph.D.

Office: 2320 Buzzard Hall
Phone: 217-581-2919
Fax: 217-581-6673
Email: nrosborne@eiu.edu

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Catalog Descriptions: Master of Science in Education Degree or Specialist's Degree

Dr. Nick Osborne, professor, currently serves as the coordinator for the graduate program in educational leadership. The graduate program offers a Master of Science in Education in Educational Leadership and a Specialist's Degree in Educational Leadership.

Dr. Osborne's teaching and research interests are in the areas of Program Evaluation, Collective Bargaining, Managing Change, Data Driven Decision Making, and Building Collaborative Environments.  Dr. Osborne earned his doctorate from Southern Illinois University-Carbondale.

Admission to the graduate program in educational leadership requires an application to the Graduate School as well as an additional application to the Department of Educational Leadership. Please contact Dr. Trover or visit the program's website for program admission criteria.

Master of Science in Education: in Educational Leadership