The Ed.D. in Community College Leadership is a practice-focused 55-credit online program with 1-week summer residency requirements that 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
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.
The NJCU Community College Leadership program is designed to admit candidates who meet the academic requirements for rigorous doctoral study and who possess personal qualities and professional experiences that suggest a strong potential for success both as doctoral students and as educational leaders.
Applicants must possess:
Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and take place in two cycles: