The University of Alabama

College of Education

Educational Leadership, Policy and Technology Studies

Executive EdD in Higher Education Administration

Degrees: 
  • Ed D.

Program Statement

The higher education faculty at The University of Alabama are renowned scholars in the field, and UA’s hybrid Doctor of Education Executive Cohort offers you access to their teaching and mentorship. The weekend format includes monthly class meetings, allowing you to build a robust network of higher ed professionals serving in diverse areas and institutions across the nation. The program is designed to fit the full schedule of a higher education administrator, so you can balance your education alongside your career and other responsibilities. The broad-based curriculum and your own in-depth dissertation experience will make you an expert with a highly valued perspective on topics in higher education.

Meets ACPA Commission for Professional Preparation Standards: 
No
Meets CAS Standards: 
No

Number of Program Faculty

Total Program Credit Hours: 
66
Average Time to Degree: 
3 years

Visitation Program

Yes

Requirements

Entrance Exam: 
  • None Required
Assistantship Required: 
No
Assistantship Placement Assistance: 
No
Attendance: 
  • Full time
Program Delivery: 
  • Hybrid
Thesis: 
Yes
Comprehensive Exam Required: 
Yes