EdD in Educational Leadership - Overview
Delivery Format - Gadsden
Number of Credit Hours - 72
Tuition per Hour - $420
Fees - $10 graduate College of Education fee (per hour)
Application Deadline - April 1, October 31
Required Entrance - EdS in relevant field
Programs, courses and tuition subject to change.
The Doctor of Education (EdD) in Educational Leadership degree program emphasizes the application of theory and research to the practice of administration in K-12 schools and other educational policy areas. The program provides students with the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed to function as scholarly, ethical, and reflective decision makers in the areas of executive management, educational leadership, and policy.
The program prepares individuals for leadership positions as assistant principals, principals, supervisors, assistant superintendents, superintendents, and state level personnel. Individuals seeking this degree have earned both "A" level administrative certification obtained at the master's level and "AA" level administrative certification obtained at the EdS level.