NCU’s Education Specialist with a specialization in Leadership in Higher Education prepares you to lead in a variety of higher education institutions. You will examine leadership across different functions, such as student services, strategic planning, and academic program and curriculum development, as well as different types of institutions, such as public, private, for profit, and nonprofit. You will also explore the leader’s role in other institutional operations related to legal and financial considerations.
This specialization will familiarize you with how higher education is organized and financed, about legal issues, and the history of higher education. As an EdS with a specialization in Leadership in Higher Education graduate, you will be prepared to share your knowledge and skill about higher education in colleges, universities, and community colleges.
|Credit Hours||Courses||Est. Time to Complete|
|EdS||33||11||18 months||View Course Catalog|
NCU offers weekly course starts, no scheduled lecture hours, no group assignments, weekly assignments, and the ability to schedule courses around your personal and professional obligations.
100% Doctoral Faculty
No matter the degree level you pursue, you can rest assured that you will be mentored by doctors in your field of study.
One to One Engagement
You won't have to fight for facetime as one of many within a classroom. At NCU, you'll have the opportunity to interact one to one with your professor, receiving personalized mentoring.