Are you ready to lead? The Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Leadership prepares you to contribute to your professional community as an effective leader able to address real-world problems. You’ll find this program highly interactive. We take a project-based approach so you can engage with other professionals from fields that include school districts, state government, for-profit businesses, and nonprofits organizations. You’ll get to apply your skills and knowledge to complex problems and pursue original research in leadership. Finally, with guidance from a faculty advisor, you’ll present your dissertation before a doctoral committee.

Program Details:

  • Total tuition under $19,600*
  • 64 semester credits
  • Small class sizes to ensure personalized attention
  • High-quality instruction from veteran teachers
  • 100% online, 24/7 access

You can choose from among these focus of study areas:

  • Adult and Continuing Education
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational and Community Organizations
  • Health and Wellness
  • Higher Education
  • International Education
  • Instructional Leadership
  • Online Education
  • Second Language Instruction
  • STEM

See how we compare to our competitors.

Request Information

Program of Interest

Privacy Policy

We respect your privacy. By clicking "Submit", I give my express written consent to be contacted by American College of Education (ACE) regarding educational services by email, telephone or text at the email address(es) and/ or telephone number(s) I provided. I consent to receive autodialed and/or pre-recorded telemarketing calls from or on behalf of ACE. I understand that my consent is not a condition to enrollment or acceptance into any ACE course or academic program. View privacy policy.


Discover the Difference

Learn More