Ed.D. in Community College Leadership

Doctor of Education
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About This Degree

Program Overview

New Jersey City University is proud to announce that the first cohort in our new ONLINE Doctorate of Education in Community College Leadership will begin this summer.  This practice-focused 55-credit online program with 1-week summer residency requirements is designed to be completed by working professionals in 3 years.  Recognizing the need for future leaders in the community college sector, this program aims to provide students with the essential skills and experiences needed so that they are able to take on a variety of leadership roles and positions.  For example, this program will prepare students to serve as

  • mid-level and high-level administrators
  • teaching and learning center directors
  • leaders of student success initiatives
  • faculty and student services leaders
  • and more!

Faculty, staff, and administrators who are passionate about the community college mission of access and success and want to develop or enhance leadership skills are encouraged to contact department faculty or the admissions office.