The Doctor of Education in Leadership is a practitioner‐oriented program with a curriculum and schedule designed around the needs of adult learners. This will include coursework in leadership, education, research, and a choice of contextual electives. After completion of their coursework, students will be required to pass a comprehensive examination before writing a dissertation on a relevant topic.
This program requires three, five day summer residencies at the Twin Cities Campus.
A master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution
3.0 grade point average on a 4.0 scale
Applicants must complete an interview with the program administrators
Accreditation & Licensing
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, www.hlcomission.org.
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