Doctorate of Philosophy in Leadership
University of the Cumberlands

Program Details

University of the Cumberlands offers the online Ph.D. in Leadership. This Doctorate in Leadership will give students an in-depth look at the politics involved in the educational decision-making process, program planning and assessment strategies. The vast curriculum options give students the tools to become an advanced practitioner with community organizations, higher education institutions and K-12 schools.


  • Master’s degree from an accredited college
  • 3.5 GPA (on a 4-point scale) on all graduate work
  • Official transcripts
  • GRE or MAT scores (possible exemptions)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Current resume
  • Writing sample
  • Foundational Skills Test

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges