Program Highlights

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The EdD in Organizational Leadership with a specialization in Higher Education Administration is designed to prepare individuals to assume leadership positions in post-secondary institutions, specifically community colleges, private colleges, for-profit institutions, and universities as well as government agencies or organizations that are closely related to the post-secondary education terrain. Within this context, individuals pursuing this specialization will assume the role of a scholar-practitioner and identify the need for change across their respective institutions, through the implementation of action research, with regard to a commitment to social justice. Graduates of this specialization will be prepared to advance the field of higher education from a myriad of perspectives, while being cognizant of internationalization forces and an entrepreneurial-driven economy.