15 Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership 2020

Professionals or recent graduates of a bachelor’s or master’s degree program may decide to pursue a Doctor of Education degree. A bachelor’s degree is required to enroll, and such doctoral programs usually focus on one area of study. What is a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership? Most programs focus on teaching students how to manage all the working parts that contribut… Read more

Professionals or recent graduates of a bachelor’s or master’s degree program may decide to pursue a Doctor of Education degree. A bachelor’s degree is required to enroll, and such doctoral programs usually focus on one area of study.

What is a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership? Most programs focus on teaching students how to manage all the working parts that contribute to a successful schooling institution. Students can learn how to organize classes, manage faculty members and staffing, and make a difference in the lives of students. Throughout the program, students can earn the skills, knowledge, and abilities to contribute positively to the field of education and society as a whole.

One of the key benefits of earning a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership is that students can learn how to positively transform schools, which can help them make a difference in society. They can also enhance their teaching and analyzation skills, which can help them earn promotions as they move upwards in their career.

There is not a set cost for earning this type of degree. Rather, how much it costs depends on whether students enroll in an in-person or online program, how long it takes them to complete the degree, and many other factors.

Students can secure many types of positions within the educational sector with a Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership. For example, graduates of this program may work as a principal, assistant principal, district administrator, or instructional coordinator. Other careers those with this degree may pursue can include dean of students or faculty, university registrar, college provost, director of curriculum, or supervisor.

Many programs in educational leadership exist at institutions throughout the world, both in person and online. For further information, search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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Unicaf University (ZM)
Larnaca, Cyprus +14 More

The Doctorate of Education degree is aimed at experienced educational professionals and sets out to place you at the leading edge of your professional field in terms of knowle ... +

The Doctorate of Education degree is aimed at experienced educational professionals and sets out to place you at the leading edge of your professional field in terms of knowledge, awareness, and understanding. -
Doctor of Education
Part-time
English
Campus
Online
 
Universidad Ana G. Méndez – Recinto de Gurabo
Gurabo, Puerto Rico

The Doctoral Program in Education with a specialization in Educational Leadership aims to prepare a professional with the theoretical and practical knowledge that will allow y ... +

The Doctoral Program in Education with a specialization in Educational Leadership aims to prepare a professional with the theoretical and practical knowledge that will allow you to apply organizational processes and leadership theories that promote the development of strategies, mental habits and values for creative leadership and highly effective in the educational company. -
Doctor of Education
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Spanish
Aug 2020
Campus
 
University of Technology Sydney
Sydney, Australia

The Doctor of Education is designed to meet the needs of practitioners and professionals who wish to research some aspect of their field of practice. Candidates embark on high ... +

The Doctor of Education is designed to meet the needs of practitioners and professionals who wish to research some aspect of their field of practice. Candidates embark on high-level, practice-based research into one of the areas of research strength in UTS: Education. All students are required to successfully complete the research training coursework subject 51913 Academic Research Practice which will develop their research knowledge and skills. -
Doctor of Education
Full-time
Part-time
4 - 8 years
English
Campus
 
University of Stirling
Stirling, United Kingdom

Our Doctorate in Education is an ideal development opportunity if you’re a senior education professional seeking to enhance and utilise your research expertise. Whatever your ... +

Our Doctorate in Education is an ideal development opportunity if you’re a senior education professional seeking to enhance and utilise your research expertise. Whatever your area of education – from schools, colleges and universities to professional, work-based and lifelong learning, or policy development – earning a Professional Doctorate will position you as a leader in your field. -
Doctor of Education
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
Part-time
36 - 96 months
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Universidade da Coruña
A Coruña, Spain

The Doctoral Program in Equity and Innovation in Education is promoted by the Universities of A Coruña, Cantabria, Oviedo, Santiago de Compostela and Vigo (Coordinating Univer ... +

The Doctoral Program in Equity and Innovation in Education is promoted by the Universities of A Coruña, Cantabria, Oviedo, Santiago de Compostela and Vigo (Coordinating University). It is oriented to the training of teachers and educational researchers from the perspective of equity and innovation. -
Doctor of Education
Full-time
Part-time
3 - 5 years
Spanish
Campus
 
National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University

The Doctor of Education, Dual Award programme is designed for professionals who would like to extend their professional expertise and training and develop skills in research, ... +

The Doctor of Education, Dual Award programme is designed for professionals who would like to extend their professional expertise and training and develop skills in research, evaluation, and reflection on practice. -
Doctor of Education
Full-time
Part-time
English
Campus
 
South Carolina State University
Orangeburg, USA

The Ed. D. degree program of study is designed to give students a broad conceptual framework in leadership theory and research.

The Ed. D. degree program of study is designed to give students a broad conceptual framework in leadership theory and research. -
Doctor of Education
Full-time
30 semesters
English
Campus
 
Cardinal Stritch University
Milwaukee, USA

The Doctorate in Leadership for the Advancement of Learning and Service in Higher Education (Ed.D. or Ph.D.) will prepare you to make significant contributions to your organiz ... +

The Doctorate in Leadership for the Advancement of Learning and Service in Higher Education (Ed.D. or Ph.D.) will prepare you to make significant contributions to your organization and will help you become a transformational leader in higher education. -
PhD Doctor of Education
Part-time
6 semesters
English
Campus
 
University of Redlands
Redlands, USA

The University of Redlands Doctorate in Leadership for Educational Justice (Ed.D.) is a nationally unique program, which engages approximately 20 students each year in the rig ... +

The University of Redlands Doctorate in Leadership for Educational Justice (Ed.D.) is a nationally unique program, which engages approximately 20 students each year in the rigorous study, debate, research, and practice. -
Doctor of Education
Full-time
3 years
English
Campus
 
Pepperdine University
Los Angeles, USA +3 More

The ELAP program prepares leaders in public & private (K-12) education to create and sustain powerful learning communities. This program offers a dynamic curriculum focusi ... +

The ELAP program prepares leaders in public & private (K-12) education to create and sustain powerful learning communities. This program offers a dynamic curriculum focusing on action research, continuous improvement and developing culture. -
Doctor of Education
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
42 months
English
Sep 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Alabama State University The Harold Lloyd Murphy Graduate School
Montgomery, USA

The Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Law will prepare professional educators to be part of a vanguard through the twenty-first century. These educators ... +

The Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Law will prepare professional educators to be part of a vanguard through the twenty-first century. These educators will be provided with: the necessary knowledge of their subject; an understanding of our diverse culture; technological skills; critical thinking skills required to make informed decisions and implement change; and the ability to provide a just and ethical, accurate, and meaningful education for their students. -
Doctor of Education
Full-time
3 - 8 years
English
Campus
 
The School of Management and Research
Cardiff, United Kingdom

This programme is intended for professionals and practitioners in management and diverse fields of practice who are able to draw on their professional work experience as a par ... +

This programme is intended for professionals and practitioners in management and diverse fields of practice who are able to draw on their professional work experience as a part of their Ph.D. qualification. -
Doctor of Education
Online & Campus Combined
English
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Pepperdine University
Los Angeles, USA +3 More

This program strengthens and develops leadership skills while preparing students to work in a wide range of settings. Individuals are equipped with the knowledge and ability t ... +

This program strengthens and develops leadership skills while preparing students to work in a wide range of settings. Individuals are equipped with the knowledge and ability to recognize, harness, and channel forces of change to transform organizations for optimal success and growth. -
Doctor of Education
Online & Campus Combined
Full-time
42 months
English
Sep 2020
Online & Campus Combined
Campus
Online
 
Cardinal Stritch University
Milwaukee, USA

The Doctorate in Leadership for the Advancement of Learning and Service provides advanced study in leadership that prepares graduates to make significant contributions to thei ... +

The Doctorate in Leadership for the Advancement of Learning and Service provides advanced study in leadership that prepares graduates to make significant contributions to their organizations and communities. -
PhD Doctor of Education
Part-time
6 semesters
English
Campus
 
National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University

The Doctor of Education (EdD) programme, one of NIE’s latest university-approved programmes, is designed for professionals in education and education-related fields, who would ... +

The Doctor of Education (EdD) programme, one of NIE’s latest university-approved programmes, is designed for professionals in education and education-related fields, who would like to ... -
Doctor of Education
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 7 years
English
Campus
 

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