The Ph.D. in Educational Leadership prepares candidates for a wide range of leadership positions in education and public sector settings, including:

  • School leaders
  • Professors
  • Policymakers


The 90- semester hour Ph.D. in Educational Leadership is designed to provide students with strong backgrounds in three domains: leadership, policy, and research. The program prepares scholarly professionals who discover, integrate, and apply knowledge as transformational leaders. This program does not result in any kind of licensure or endorsement.