The EPPLC is an online 12-credit hour graduate certificate program designed to expose participants to real-world theoretical and practical instruction and experiences in education public policy leadership studies. The program will last one year from January to December and will offer seven online 1 – 2 credit hour courses that will last five weeks each. EPPLC will provide opportunities for online coursework and inquiry in education public policy. The one-year program experience will also include a face-to-face networking residency and capstone presentation experience that will enable participants to interface with their peers and key professionals in the public policy arena. OHIO faculty will deliver engaging course sessions with guest lectures from practitioners and leaders in varied aspects of public policy.