Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership / Higher Education
Saint Peter’s University

Program Details

Saint Peter's University offers an online Doctoral degree in Educational Leadership with a specialization in Higher Education. This program is for school administrators or leaders who are looking to expand their role in district leadership. There is a focus on empowerment and strengths based leadership, allowing students to best serve their school systems. The specialization in Higher Education offers a component focused on colleges and universities and the types of executive leaders needed for those roles.


  • Official transcripts evidencing conferral of a Master’s Degree with minimum of 3.0 GPA
  • Official GRE or MAT scores taken within the last five (5) years, or 5+ years of Higher Education experience
  • Three letters of recommendation 
  • Writing sample 
  • Current resume
  • A personal interview may be requested

School Accreditation Statement

Middle States Commission on Higher Education