University of the Southwest

Doctor of Education - Higher Ed Administration


6610 Lovington Hwy, #506

Hobbs, NM 88240

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Doctor of Education - Higher Ed Administration

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Doctor of Education (EdD) at the University of the Southwest is a practitioner doctoral program for the working professional in the field of educational leadership and administration.  The program offers an innovative and real-world curriculum that focuses on preparing educational leaders that are dynamic in nature and diverse in their makeup.  Emphasis is placed upon preparing administrators for transformational leadership roles and is structured around four domains:  1. Leadership Foundations, 2. Organizational Dynamics and Change, 3. Strategic Planning, and 4. Research.  

The Educational Leadership - Higher Education Administration specialization is specifically designed for professionals in higher education.  This emphasis is recommended for administrators in a college/university setting, responsible for curriculum development, academic program review, departmental oversight, and/or university management.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Federal, state, and private loans offered to eligible students.

Locale: Fringe Rural Area

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