Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership / Higher Education
College of Saint Elizabeth

Program Details

The online Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership on the Higher Education program track is designed to prepare globally conscious and morally purposeful servant leaders.  The curriculum combines theoretical knowledge and practical application in an authentic higher education setting utilizing the candidate’s professional experience in higher education.  Graduates are able to commit to and act upon the principles of servant leadership; demonstrate their role in building a just society; identify, promote, and sustain high performance learning communities; apply research methodologies; analyze and articulate the individual and social purposes of education; and evaluate the role of servant leaders as stewards of both human and fiscal resources.


  • Must have earned a MA degree or any post-master's credit from a regionally accredited institution
  • Have a satisfactory degree of professional applied experience in higher education
  • Letter of intent
  • Official transcripts of all graduate and undergraduate work
  • Resume
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Selected applicants are invited to interview with the Program Chair for Educational Leadership

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education