EdD – Educational Leadership (FlexPath)
Capella University

Program Details

Grow as an innovative leader and informed decision-maker in educational settings with the skills you acquire in this online EdD degree program at Capella. As a professional educator, you can effect significant change within your district or school system among other educators. This online doctorate focuses on educational leadership and is centered on applied research in solving organizational problems and leading change to improving educational outcomes. You’ll work closely with Capella faculty as you work on a capstone project and cover coursework such as:

  • Educational Leadership by Design
  • Leading a Culture of Learning and Inclusion
  • The Future of Educational Leadership
  • Change Leadership in a Learning Organization

Capella's EdD degree program is offered in two learning formats to help fit your life. Choose to complete the program with our structured GuidedPath learning format, or set your own schedule and pace with FlexPath. Get started today – no GRE required.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission: www.hlcommission.org, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), www.capella.edu

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Additional Materials May Be Requested