Capella University Online Education Degree Programs

PhD in Ed-Leadership in Educational Administration

Through doctoral research, you can add to the knowledge in the challenging, expanding field of K–12 educational administration, and access the skills you need to translate theory into effective, innovative school leadership practices. All through the program, you will develop a portfolio that will enable you to demonstrate your doctoral proficiencies to current and future employers. This online educational administration PhD from Capella University is aligned with nationally recognized school leadership standards, including the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC). It is also one of few online programs that is state-approved, which is a requirement for principal or superintendent licensure in some states. People who choose this specialization are often pursuing principal positions, director- or superintendent-level positions at the district level, or higher education faculty positions.