Graduate Programs

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Educational Leadership: Ed.D.


The School of Education offers a doctoral degree in educational leadership for practitioners at all levels of education. Candidates are ordinarily employed in positions or have roles involving leadership in both K-12 and higher education, including principal, department chair, curriculum coordinator/specialist, personnel or human resources manager, counseling and guidance coordinator, central office specialist, and higher education program instructor. Candidates in K-12 leadership positions can earn Delaware administrative certification (School Leader Licensure I and II).


Application Deadlines


February 28: Final deadline to apply

UD Tuition

The 2021-2022 UD graduate student tuition rate per credit hour is $750.