Education Specialist in Leadership in Higher Education
Northcentral University

Program Details

As an Education Specialist in Leadership in Higher Education, one is committed to improving educational, organizational and social issues through informed and ethical decision-making.  Become this leader and strategic decision-maker within the community college, adult professional school or corporate training environment.  At Northcentral,  you’ll expand your expertise as you learn operational and organizational aspects in higher education. You’ll apply your knowledge and experience to this research-based program and ultimately make a scholarly contribution to the field of Leadership in Higher Education.  This online EdS is relative to educational environments internationally, or domestically.  Coursework electives likely involve:

  • Financial Issues in Higher Education
  • A History of Higher Education
  • Leadership for Higher Education
  • The Community College


  • Admission to the Education Specialist program requires a conferred post-baccalaureate master’s degree and/or doctoral degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution
  • Send your official transcripts from other schools you attended

School Accreditation Statement

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).

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