Our EdD program adopts an interdisciplinary approach, paving a path for today’s leaders to shine in career fields across education, business, medical, government, and the private and public sectors. Our program’s uniqueness lies in the blend of rigorous, cutting-edge coursework, practical experiences, and partnerships with industry professionals who bring real-world scenarios to the classroom.
Whether you aspire to bring about change in educational institutions, lead community organizations, or drive innovation in the corporate world, our program is structured to accommodate your professional goals.
Emphasis is placed on blending the principles and theory of leadership with practice so you’re armed with the skills you need to face real-world challenges.
The Doctor of Education in Leadership Studies at the University of Lynchburg is your stepping stone toward becoming an influential leader capable of fostering positive change and innovation in any professional field.
Key features of our online EdD program:
- Rigorous, relevant, and multidisciplinary
- Key skills to navigate and lead organizations in an evolving context
- Examination of community issues, fostering a systemic and cross-disciplinary perspective
- Opportunities to find innovative and creative solutions for issues at local, state, national, and global levels
Why should Lynchburg’s online doctorate in leadership program be your top choice?
- Designed for working professionals: Our program fits seamlessly into your busy life, offering online classes with scheduled meeting times.
- Cohort model: Learn and grow in a supportive and collaborative environment.
- Refined skill set: Refine your analytical, problem-solving, and research skills, all deeply rooted in empirical study.
- Practical application: Apply leadership theories, models, and techniques in your professional setting.