Doctor of Education in Higher Education Leadership
National Louis University

Program Details

National-Louis University offers an online Doctor of Education in Higher Education Leadership degree. This program is for educators and administrators who need more leadership knowledge and skills at the highest academic level. The program prepares graduates for decision making and implementing practices and methods.


  • A masters degree is required
  • Resume or curriculum vitae
  • A written statement 
  • Professional writing sample
  • A minimum of two professional letters of recommendation
  • A faculty interview and review

Program has fully online courses, with three weekend residencies in Years 2 and 3 of the program. Residencies are offered in Chicago, Tampa and virtually, in a synchronous web-based conference format.

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission