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Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Management

Drexel’s Ed.D in Educational Management and Leadership prepares professionals for leadership positions in a wide variety of educational environments and addresses the challenges faced by today's schools and organizations. The program’s scholarly platform is based on a philosophy that diverse individuals develop transformational leadership skills appropriate for success in diverse, mainstream educational or business environments.

The Ed.D. is a rigorous three year, part-time program delivered online and in a blended format. Cohorts located around the country provide unique experiences that are an integral part of the curriculum.

The Ed.D. Program offers a number of distinctive benefits:

  • A program structure that enables fully-employed professionals to earn a doctorate in three years
  • Concentration areas tailored to specific career interests, including the Pennsylvania Superintendent Letter of Eligibility, Educational Policy, Higher Education, Human Resource Development, Special Education Leadership, and Athletic Administration
  • Personalized academic and career advisement
  • A curriculum grounded in the advancement of action-oriented research developed to facilitate profound innovation and change