Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree in Education - Leadership for Higher
Our online PhD in education prepares you to meet the challenges in
education with today's best practices with current curriculum grounded
in educational theory for 21st century educators.
The leadership for higher education specialization prepares learners for
senior positions in community colleges, universities, or other
postsecondary institutions. The curriculum will prepare you to be a
bold, innovative, and ethical leader. You will develop key
problem-solving and research skills that will transfer to the leadership
challenges you will face in positions such as department chair, academic
dean, provost, or president.
Residency Requirements: As a doctoral learner you will attend
residential colloquia in addition to your online courses. Taken during
specific milestones in your program, you will attend three colloquia,
each one week in length.