Doctor of Education in Transformational Leadership
Concordia University – Portland

Program Details

Concordia University–Portland's online Doctorate of Education in Transformational Leadership is designed for individuals wanting to advance in business, organization, and church leadership and management. Classes are 8 weeks in length, and the program includes a virtual residency, which is aimed at the practitioner-scholar who already balances a career, family, and other obligations. You can earn your EdD fully online in 3 years, while uncovering your true leadership style and learning to foster and environment of creativity, inventiveness, and entrepreneurship.


  • Must have a master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • GPA of 3.0 or better for master’s and any post-master’s credits
  • Official transcripts
  • Letter of Intent
  • Example of original, scholarly writing
  • Resume
  • Interview

School Accreditation Statement

Concordia University–Portland is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, is affiliated with the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, and is a member of the Concordia University System.