Carla Harting

Carla  Harting
Program Coordinator & Lecturer - Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
379 Education Building

Office Hours: By appointment.



Ph.D., Special Education, Wayne State University, 2003

Ed.S., Administration & Supervision, Wayne State University, 1996

M.A., Special Education, Eastern Michigan University, 1974

B.A., Education, Michigan State University, 1972



Carla Harting, Ph.D., is the Program Coordinator and Lecturer in the Educational Leadership and Policy Studies program.  Her background includes 42 years in public education. She worked as a Special Education teacher, Teacher Consultant, Director of Special Education and retired from public education after completing her career as Superintendent of Wyandotte Public Schools. Her focus includes working with both General and Special Education Administrators to gain certification and approval.


 Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, Administrative & Organizational Studies

Academic Interests

Preparation of School Administrators

Public School Finance

Administration of Special Education



Area Of Expertise

Organization of administrative programs

Courses Taught

EDA 7810 Michigan Special Education Law

EDA 8990 Internship of Administration