Center for Doctoral Studies

Earn Your ED.D. Online

Applications are currently closed. The application process for summer 2025 will open in August.

  • Earning your Ed.D. while working full-time
  • Begins in the summer

Our program is designed to equip education leaders with the knowledge, skills and experiences you will need as practitioners, the program differentiates itself by being:

  • Research-based
  • Practitioner-driven
  • Transformative
  • Reflective
  • Innovative
  • Accessible

In this program, you will engage in cutting-edge research designed to make the largest possible impact for global good in education. Our fully online doctoral program in educational leadership provides a quality academic experience while meeting your needs, those of full-time working professionals.


Member Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate

The Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED) includes over 130 colleges and schools of education, which have committed resources to work together to undertake a critical examination of the doctorate in education (EdD) through dialog, experimentation, critical feedback and evaluation.