Doctor of Education in Leadership & Management
Taft University System

Program Details

The online EdD in Leadership & Management degree program from Taft University System emphasizes leadership and management in a variety of educational and public service settings. It is of particular interest to individuals with teaching experience who seek administrative positions or middle level managers who are interested in moving into higher levels of administration. The objectives of the program are:

  • To offer a program of coursework and practical exercises in educational leadership, management and instruction that will enhance the professional and personal lives of its students
  • To prepare professional educators to serve the needs of both public and private institutions from the elementary to postsecondary level in their community and beyond


  • Accredited master’s degree in education or a master’s degree in another discipline and a teaching or administrative credential
  • Minimum of two years of teaching or administrative experience in an educational setting from elementary through higher education
  • Transcripts reflecting the applicant’s highest relevant degree
  • Personal statement
  • Two professional references
  • Documentation of the applicant’s professional work experience

School Accreditation Statement

Distance Education Accrediting Commission