Lead educational change with the online Ed.D. of Leadership and Higher Education.

Shape the Future

The St. Edward’s University online Doctorate of Education (Ed.D.) of Leadership and Higher Education empowers you to lead strategic change. Through this program, you discover how to solve critical leadership issues, use data to make decisions, and master the learning theories for students of all ages. We offer two concentrations – Higher Education or Leadership & Change – so your Ed.D. focuses on your unique career aspirations.

Program Benefits

Connect In-Person & Online

Our program enables you to develop connections before courses even start. You join your cohort in a kickoff on-campus residency, which sets the stage for interacting and networking online.

Research That Makes a Difference

You can start impacting the world before graduation. A faculty mentor supports you in an Action Research Project to address a problem of practice through systematic inquiry.

Earn Your Degree While Working

You can finish your Ed.D. in 39 months – all while working full-time. Our flexible, online format enables you to fit your coursework when it’s convenient for your busy schedule.

In-Demand, Rewarding Career

Post-secondary Education Administrator positions are expected to grow 10% and Management positions at 7%. With median salaries of $90,760 and $104,240, respectively, your Ed.D. can get you closer to a fulfilling career.

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Take Your Career to the Next Level.

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