Ed.D. in Educational Leadership (K-12)

As today's education landscape continues to undergo rapid change in technology, economy and culture, school administrative leaders must be equipped with the skills, knowledge and vision to steer institutions through this ongoing evolution.

Small, collaborative classes emphasize organizational and research skills, ethical values, and leadership by integrating theory with real-world application opportunities.

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Quick Facts
Program Units
60
Average Duration
3 years
Flexibility
On-campus, hybrid courses; full-time course load. Weekend format (Friday evening, Saturday during the day).
Course Availability
Year-round with Summer, Fall and Spring semesters.
Start Term
New students begin during the Summer semester.
Locations
  • Thousand Oaks
Program Costs

$1,025 per credit

$61,500 base cost

Veteran's Benefits


Our Doctor of Education in K-12 Educational Leadership empowers seasoned professionals to further enhance their abilities and position themselves for heightened leadership roles.

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Program Highlights

Small, collaborative classes emphasize organizational and research skills, ethical values, and leadership by integrating theory with real-world application opportunities. You'll contribute to student success by:

  • Leading organizational change in a diverse society
  • Establishing a caring, collaborative learning community
  • Utilizing effective administration and technology principles
  • Evaluating individual, organizational, and societal education contexts

 

Featured Course

EDLD 605: Instructional Leadership in Modern, Complex Organizations

This course explores several major theories of learning, group process and organizational development, and the implications of those theories for diagnosis and action to influence learner outcomes.

It includes emphasis on the problems, dilemmas, and opportunities for leaders in educational, public and human service organizations.

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Cal Lutheran’s Doctoral Program in Educational Leadership has allowed me to further my knowledge and influence in my profession. The program courses and experiences have strengthened my leadership skills and fueled my passion for social justice. Taking the academic learning to the practical implementation in the field has made the rich learning experiences so relevant and gratifying!

Maria Elena Plaza

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