Educational and Psychological Studies
Higher Education Leadership - Executive Track
The Higher Education Leadership's Executive Track is an innovative design tailored to meet the needs of working professionals aspiring to senior leadership positions in educational organizations, colleges, and universities.
Format & Timeline (see Sample Semester Schedule)
The University of Miami's Ed.D. in Higher Education Leadership Executive Track is explicitly designed such that students can further their studies without career interruption.
- Rigorous executive-style format. Courses are offered on weekends (monthly) to meet the needs of working professionals, and a cohort design allows students to develop meaningful relationship, support one another, and learn from the diverse experiences of fellow educators.
- Intensive timeline. A total of 60 credits beyond the master's degree are required to earn the Ed.D. in Higher Education Leadership from the University of Miami. Students enroll in courses year-around, and most are able to complete the doctorate in approximately three and a half years (11 consecutive semesters).