Earn a EdD in Educational Leadership, Administration, and Policy from Pepperdine

Deadline Approaching: Apply to the Next Cohort

The Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership, Administration, and Policy program prepares leaders in public & private (K-12) education from around the globe to create and sustain powerful learning communities.

This program is ideal for educational leaders who serve and/or aspire to serve in dynamic leadership roles at school sites, and district and county offices of education. This online hybrid program offers a dynamic curriculum where students learn to integrate, synthesize and apply theories and practices that support research and development of National and Global policy, and advance leadership and change initiatives throughout organizations. With an emphasis on experiential learning, students will be required to take 2 trips, one global and one domestic. This program culminates in a doctoral dissertation.

As a Pepperdine student, you will receive personalized support for your academic development and personal growth.

Access to major-university resources
at the #46-ranked university in the US*

Cohort model designed for strong peer support
and lifelong professional relationships.

Small class sizes providing a supportive learning environment
and meaningful student-faculty interactions.

Complete 51 credits in approximately 42 months

* U.S. News & Report, Best Colleges Rankings, National Universities