Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Administration / Higher Education Leadership
Indiana State University

Program Details

The online Doctor of Philosophy in Educational Administration with a specialization in Higher Education Leadership is specifically designed for post-master’s degree students who want to be effective leaders at two- or four-year institutions of higher education.  The curriculum provides the knowledge, skills, and attitudes needed to lead in the 21st century.  The courses encompass the following topics: statistical methods, research seminar, academic leadership, student seminar, educational law, higher education in the US, organization of higher education, and resource management, among a few others.

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Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Indiana State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.3 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Interview

Additional Info

  • Courses during the academic year consist of three Friday/Saturday on-campus workshop seminars and weekly Internet audio/video sessions that generally meet one afternoon per week.

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