Arcadia University

Doctor of Educational Leadership



Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

Our doctoral program in educational leadership is designed for practitioners and scholars working in a variety of educational and education-related organizations, who wish to expand their understanding of and expertise in leadership. We believe that individuals seeking and obtaining this degree will be leaders, broadly defined, in institutions of learning.

Candidates in the Doctor of Education program learn advanced research and practice skills for leading education and related institutions of the 21st century. They refine their understanding of effective leadership in organizations that value educational diversity, inclusiveness, globalism, social responsiveness, and evidence-based practices. They become knowledgeable about recent professional and research trends across multiple levels and fields of education; learn how to be responsive to their organization’s vision and needs; and have the capacity to initiate and implement research-based policies and best practice programs to benefit students, schools, communities, programs, and educational organizations.

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International Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid Description: Please visit our website for information on scholarships and financial aid.

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large Suburb

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