Doctor of Education / Leadership in Higher Education
Northcentral University

Program Details

Through extensive coursework and your dissertation, become an established expert in the field of Leadership in Higher Education.  Your published work, of new research or building upon already-established premises,  will contribute to the overall body of educational knowledge that professionals rely upon.  At Northcentral, focus in this online EdD centers on academia in community colleges, universities, professional schools and corporate training.  You’ll learn operational elements of institutions of higher learning, alongside organizational aspects.  Coursework offered usually includes:

  • Financial Issues in Higher Education
  • Topics in Higher Education
  • Leadership for Higher Education
  • The Community College

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). For program disclosures, visit

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States