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Doctor of Education with a concentration in Organizational Leadership
Nova Southeastern University, primarily located in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, offers a Doctor of Education with a concentration in Organizational Leadership. The concentration is designed for professionals with a leadership role in an organization or for those individuals who wish to expand into areas of leadership. The specialized curriculum develops the necessary skills to meet the standards for current and future leadership challenges facing organizations.
Students will learn the 69 credit hours with core coursework taught with an emphasis on self-reflection, analysis and best practices used in the practical workplace. The doctoral program with the focus on Organizational Leadership, will properly train and educate impressionable leaders with the most effective and efficient concepts in addition to enhancing developing leaders as agents of change in the application of policy and higher standard of organizational achievement. Students will study essential topics such as:
Moving Toward the Future Successful Strategic Action Plans
Leadership Development Through Theory and Practice
Ethics and Social Responsibility
Human Resource Development
Leading a Learning Organization
Leading for Change
Graduates will benefit from the doctorate program when seeking new positions within a current career or when pursuing advanced positions in alternate organizations that require a high level of education in leadership. Successful students will use the learned foundation for careers as professionals with a background in education, human services, human resources, staff development/training; military personnel; middle and upper management; and professionals in business administration, non-profit administration, or many other related fields.
Students must have a master’s degree by a regionally accredited institution (minimum 3.0 grade point average) .
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Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
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