Developing the Leaders that Students Need and Deserve

The Collaborative Online Doctorate in Educational Leadership (CODEL) program is a joint Ed.D. program offered by  California State University, Fresno and CSU Channel Islands. The CODEL program is dedicated to enriching and supporting leaders who are devoting their lives to social justice and democracy in and through education.

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Important Dates

Monthly/Join us for an Information Session


October 1, 2019 – January 15, 2020/ Applications accepted for Cohort 5


June 16, 2019- Cohort 4 Begins Coursework and Summer Residency (Check in on Sunday evening, Coursework begins June 17)


Affordability - Public university pricing as compared to independent and private university tuition and fees.

Accessibility - While we primarily serve our surrounding regions, our cohorts have individuals from throughout California, the nation and world.

Convenience - Anytime, anywhere online learning for working professionals that is primarily asynchronous, but with some synchronous elements.