Educational Leadership, Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)

The doctorate in educational leadership is dedicated to developing racially conscious leaders for P-21 Schools, higher education and non-profit organizations.

Program Highlights

  • CAEP accredited
  • The doctorate in educational leadership is delivered using a hybrid cohort model. 
  • Students take two courses per semester. The classes are held on Wednesday evenings with each class meeting alternate Wednesdays.
  • Classes meet face to face, seven to eight times per semester, with the remaining coursework to be done online and in video learning communities.

Admission Requirements

  • Completed Bachelor's degree from an accredited institution
  • Completed Master's degree from an accredited institution
  • Application essay
  • Three recommendations from individuals who can respond to questions about your abilities and potential for success in the program using the Educational Leadership reference form.
  • C.V. / Resume

Additional Requirements for International Applicants:

Application Deadlines

  U.S. Citizens International Applicants
Fall Start April 1 April 1
Spring Start N/A N/A
Summer Start N/A N/A

 Time to Completion: 2 years and dissertation


Graduate Coordinator Contact

Dr. Candace Raskin
candace.raskin@mnsu.edu
952-818-8881

Educational Leadership Website