Fielding Graduate University

School of Leadership Studies

EdD in Educational Leadership for Change


2020 De la Vina St.

Santa Barbara, CA 93105

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

EdD in Educational Leadership for Change

Format: Hybrid

Program Description:

The Doctor of Education program provides professionals with a practical and intellectual foundation to confront and resolve the complex realities and challenges facing schools, colleges, and organizations. The program’s revolutionary curriculum offers real-world, hands-on experience as a leader and an agent of change.

Students can customize their work to fit their interests. Minimal residency requirements enable teachers, community advocates, educational administrators, and other working professionals to remain in their communities while pursuing their degree.


Fielding Graduate University is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities of the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501

Eligibility Requirements:

A bachelor’s degree from a US college or university accredited by an accrediting agency or one recognized by the Council for Higher Education, or an equivalent international degree.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Other

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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