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The online Ed.D. of Leadership and Higher Education is a 60-credit hour program designed to be completed in 39 months. The program curriculum includes eight core courses, six research courses, and five concentration courses in a 7-week module format.

There are two concentrations – Higher Education and Leadership & Change. The Higher Education concentration focuses primarily on leading functions within traditional, institutionally based higher education. The Leadership & Change concentration focuses on talent development, training, corporate universities, and human resource development functions within organizations, government, and nonprofits. For a full list of course offerings, please request more information.

Course Topics

Higher Education

  • Design Thinking: Creativity & Innovation
  • Strategic Thinking, Planning & Acting in Higher Education
  • Systemic Inquiry: Leading in Crisis & Complexity
  • The Legal, Ethical & Moral Responsibilities of Universities
  • Conflict Analysis & Resolution

Leadership & Change

  • Design Thinking: Creativity & Innovation
  • Principles & Practices of Organizational Change
  • Systemic Inquiry: Leading in Crisis & Complexity
  • Mentoring & Coaching for Leadership Success
  • Conflict Analysis & Resolution

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