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Educational Leadership and Management, Ph.D.

  • Application Deadline
  • 36 months
    Duration
University rank #301 (ARWU) Online
The Doctor of Education Leadership and Management program offered at the Drexel University is specifically designed to prepare innovative leaders, capable of guiding complex organizations through uncertain times.

About

ONLINE EDD PROGRAM FEATURES

  • The EdD program can be completed in three or five years on a part-time basis, allowing you to work full-time while earning your degree.
  • There is no residency requirement—all courses and the dissertation process can be completed 100 percent online.
  • Nine diverse concentration options are available, allowing you to tailor your degree to your area of interest.
  • You will become part of a student cohort, providing ample opportunities to network and receive support from a cohesive community that learns and grows together.
  • The program’s accredited curriculum incorporates the expert knowledge and skills you must have to become an effective 21st century leader in educational or business environments – from instructional technology integration and transformative leadership, to strategic decision-making, institutional finance, and program evaluation.
The Educational Leadership and Management programme is offered at Drexel University.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 36 months
  • Credits
    60 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Athletic Administration
  • Creativity and Innovation
  • Educational Administration (with Pennsylvania Superintendent Letter of Eligibility)
  • Educational Policy
  • Global & International Education
  • Higher Education
  • Human Resource Development
  • Learning Technologies
  • Special Education Leadership

English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

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  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

Academic Requirements

Admission requirements:

  • A completed application
  • Official transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended, verifying completion of your bachelor's and master's degrees
  • Three professional letters of recommendation
  • Personal Essay 
  • Resume
  • Writing Sample (5-30 pages)

Work Experience

At least 3 year(s) of work experience are required.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1265 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1265 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
  • National

    1265 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1265 USD per credit and a duration of 36 months.
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