Doctor of Educational Leadership – Administration Online

Prepare to become an ethical, results-focused leader in your industry with the Doctor of Education in Leadership – Administration online program. Delivered 100% online, this doctorate-level program offers you an integrated dissertation beginning near the end of your first year that can be defended online, plus faculty support from start to finish.

Program Overview

Read about our 100% online Doctor of Educational Leadership – Administration

Follow your passion with the highly individualized and uniquely structured Doctor of Educational Leadership from St. Thomas University. With an integrated dissertation beginning in your first year that can be defended 100% online and faculty support from start to finish, this 100% online program is designed to set you on the path to further professional success in any type of organization.

This comprehensive online Ed.D. is ideal for advancing your professional capacities to formulate innovative solutions whether you aspire to work in a nonprofit, sales, corporate, education, or government environment.

In the Doctor of Educational Leadership – Administration online program, you will learn consulting practices, principles of ethical leadership that span crisis and change management, and various approaches to developing and managing public policy. You will also examine quantitative and qualitative research and gain the tools to effectively manage performance outcomes. Plus, you will gain top-level leadership styles that resonate with an array of audiences.

Taught by respected faculty with extensive experience in their fields, the online Ed.D. from STU Online offers reasonable admission requirements that allow applicants with a second master’s degree to transfer in up to 18 credit hours (6 courses). No education degree or teaching background is required.

In the Doctor of Educational Leadership – Administration online program, you will learn to:

  • Respond to the changing needs of diverse organizations
  • Participate in managing and leading private corporations, public organizations, educational institutions and systems, and nonprofit agencies
  • Develop leadership and innovation skills and effective, team-oriented approaches to teaching and learning to maximize the performance achievements of all learners
  • Demonstrate scholarly behaviors such as reflection and problem-solving with skills for designing, critiquing, and implementing research relevant to effective practice

Total Tuition $50,000
Duration As few as 40 months
Credit Hours 60


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The admission process is the first step toward earning your online degree. Familiarize yourself with the requirements for the Doctor of Educational Leadership – Administration online program, along with information on required documentation.

Admission Requirements:

  • Online application
  • 3.0 GPA or higher
  • Master’s degree

Education Administration Career Opportunities

  • Administrators in state, federal and international agencies
  • Business Leaders and Managers in sales and corporate environments
  • Public education Supervisors, Administrators, and Consultants
  • Professors and Administrators in higher education
  • Directors and Supervisors of educational services in nonprofit agencies and non-governmental organizations