Doctor of Education in Higher Education
University of Southern Mississippi

Program Details

University of Southern Missouri offers an online Doctor of Education in Higher Education degree. This program is for the advanced graduate student who is seeking new knowledge of higher education leadership and development. To make an impact at the collegiate level, individuals must be highly educated and prepared to face the challenges within the industry. This program prepares individuals for careers as president, dean, or director at the college level.


  • Official transcripts from all institutes of higher education
  • GRE scores
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75/4.00 on the last 60 hours of undergraduate coursework
  • Good standing at last university attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of purpose or writing sample

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges