Doctor of Education / Higher Education Leadership
Maryville University

Program Details

Maryville University's online Doctor of Education is a leadership-focused degree that promotes strategic high-level decision-making. Of course, those who complete EdD programs can teach, but the degree is most applicable outside of the classroom. Positions at the top levels of higher education can empower you to have a greater influence. They can also prove to be very lucrative. Earning your online Doctorate in Education is a great way to advance your career and increase your earning potential.


  • A master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Minimum GPA of 3.0 on a 4.0 scale for master’s transcripts
  • Minimum of three years experience in the field of higher education
  • Must submit both bachelor’s and master’s transcripts
  • Resume
  • Personal essay
  • Two professional letters of recommendation

School Accreditation Statement

The Higher Learning Commission