Alliant International University

Alliant School of Management

Leadership (PhD)


10455 Pomerado Road

San Diego, CA 92131

United States


(858) 635-4820

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

PhD in Leadership

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Alliant’s PhD in Leadership program is an ideal choice for those with a proven history in professional leadership to further your career and personal development. The program allows you to explore, identify and enhance your unique leadership strengths and to prepare for an evolving, global landscape of new leadership opportunities and demands. This is a joint program of the Alliant School of Management and the renowned California School of Professional Psychology. As such, it draws upon key principles from respected Alliant programs in Organizational Psychology, International Relations and Business. The result is a multidisciplinary approach providing a thorough grounding in established leadership theory and practice. This three-year program is designed with working, full-time professionals in mind. You will participate in executive-format weekend courses that allow opportunity to engage in intensive face-to-face interaction with other leaders to exchange ideas, experiences and visions.


Accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)

International Student Requirements:

In addition to the regular eligability requirements, international students must: 1. Show proficiency in English as evidenced for the TOEFL 2. Carry a full course load at Alliant 3. Submit official, translated transripts 4. Provide evidence of financial support 5. Pay a minimum of one full-time semester before an I-20 will be issued.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $1,128

In State Tuition (per year): $22,560 USD

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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