The PhD in Education in Leadership for Higher Education program helps students strengthen their problem solving skills, research skills, and critical thinking abilities and ensures that they are prepared to meet today's modern day challenges in education using the best practices available. This course of study develops ethical, innovative, bold leaders with key research and problem-solving skills. It prepares students for any leadership education challenges they face, in positions such as provost, academic dean or president. The leadership for higher education program also readies students for senior positions in universities and colleges.
This one hundred and twenty hour PhD in education specializing in leadership for higher education offers students specialization in a variety of fields including higher education and the law, curriculum development, and the effectiveness of the educational process. Students who complete the leadership for higher education program have less chance of unemployment and more chance of success in their chosen fields.