University of Nebraska - Lincoln
College of Education and Human Sciences
Educational Leadership & Higher Education, Ed.D.
Educational Studies: Specialization in Educational Leadership & Higher Education, Ed.D
This fully online program is designed to prepare you for professional practice and to help you develop the leadership and analytical skills needed to confront difficult problems of practice in P-20 education, higher education, community colleges, or other educational institutions. The degree is ideal if you intend to pursue or continue a career as a practicing administrator in an education or related organization.
Who Should Consider This Degree
The program benefits practitioners working in P-20 educational settings, higher education, community colleges or other education related organizations throughout the world. If you are interested in any of the following, this program is for you.
A leadership role in a college, university, or community college
Studying various aspects of higher education in a collaborative setting involving other professionals
Gaining real-world administrative experiences tied to the major cognate areas of importance to practitioners
Seeking an advanced degree to support your goals
The University of Nebraska-Lincoln is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, one of six regional accrediting agencies. The University of Nebraska-Lincoln has been continuously accredited since 1913.
Council of Accreditation of Educator Preparation
International Student Requirements:
If your native language is not English: verification of English proficiency
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
# of Credits Required: 96
Classification: Higher Education Institution (Not Carnegie Classified)
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999