Ph.D. in Educational Leadership is designed to provide in-depth knowledge and skills to educational leaders who seek to develop and refine their knowledge and skills to help transform through practice. The centerpiece of the Ph.D. curriculum is a personal transformation to a critical understanding of knowledge and the way it is conveyed.
Unique to the program
Streamlined course options to allow Ph.D. coursework completion in
2.5 years (excluding dissertation)
Evening and weekend courses with schedules tailored to the needs of working professionals
Multiple perspectives for you to gain enhanced insight in K-12 and higher education environments
Graduate research assistantships are available for doctoral students. Graduate Research Assistants are assigned to faculty to conduct research projects to the faculty's expertise. The workload is twenty hours per week for a full-time Graduate Research Assistant. Tuition remission of up to twenty (20) hours of graduate study per academic year (Fall, Spring, and Summer terms) and a stipend. Assistantship applications must be submitted by February 1st.
Fall Application Deadlines
- Priority deadline: February 1
- Final deadline: April 1
- We have extended our deadline and will review applications until June 15 or until the Ph.D. Cohort is full.