College of Education > Academics > Leadership, Language & Curriculum > Graduate Programs > Global Educational Leadership (PhD)
DePaul offers a fully online PhD in Global Education Leadership. Tailored to fit around your busy schedule, our flexible program allows you to choose when you learn. You can decide how quickly you want to earn your degree by enrolling either full- or part-time.
Throughout your program coursework, you’ll gain an effective blend of current theory and real-world experience. Here, you’ll critically examine educational leadership as you become equipped with the tools you’ll need to promote the socially conscious leadership of schools and organizations.
As you pursue your online doctorate in Global Educational leadership, you’ll choose one of three concentrations.
Here, you’ll hone your skills, build your knowledge and expand your perspective. By studying exclusively online, you’ll gain access to the experiences of educators around the United States and around the world. You’ll see how instructors, students, theories and resources can connect through a common mission.
Applications are reviewed on a continuous basis. Priority deadlines for scholarships are:
Submit an online application, official transcripts, résumé, letters of recommendation, a personal statement and a writing sample.
You’ll take six core courses, seven research courses, an elective, four concentration courses and two dissertation courses.
DePaul’s Educational Leadership doctoral program stands as the 4th largest in the country.
of Educational Leadership graduates were employed, continuing their education or pursuing other goals within six months of graduation.
As a leader in education, you join a worldwide community of educators in administration, in positions ranging from principals, curriculum directors, superintendents, enrollment managers and more.
Graduate school is an investment in your future. Learn more about the financial aid and scholarship opportunities available to you.
For more information, contact the Office of Graduate Admission for DePaul’s College of Education at
(773) 325-4405 or
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