Doctor of Education in Leadership & Learning / Higher Education Leadership
Aspen University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Education in Leadership and Learning with an emphasis in Higher Education Leadership focuses on preparing individuals for leadership roles in higher education settings that are quickly changing environments and have a high degree of unpredictability and accountability.  The curriculum uses practical, real-world applications to teach adeptness with leading college and university administrators and faculty to create cultures that promote student success.  Those that would benefit most from this program are individuals seeking greater knowledge and skills in accreditation policies and practices for higher education settings, strategies for developing scholarship and inclusive governance, historical and legal perspectives, and financial management of those environments.


  • Master’s degree from an accredited/approved institution, or an equivalent
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Official transcripts of all previous post-baccalaureate study
  • Resume or C/V
  • Statement of goals

School Accreditation Statement

Distance Education Accrediting Commission