The Doctor of Philosophy in Education with a concentration in K-12 Leadership is an online degree that provides continuing education for teachers seeking initial administrative endorsement in preparation for positions as principal or assistant principal. The research-based Ph.D. will prepare you more specifically for a career in academia. The courses in this K-12 School Leadership program have been organized around the six Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC) standards and the endorsement competencies for Administration and Supervision preK-12 as issued by the Virginia Department of Education (VDOE).
Official transcripts showing successful completion of bachelor's and master's degree programs
Accreditation & Licensing
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
Not accepting students from the following states: DC, VA, NC, SC, GA, AL, TN, KY, IN, WV, MO, AR.
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