Entrance exam: GRE
Exam waiver available: Yes
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Are you a practicing or budding education professional intent on making a difference?
Reach your personal and professional summit by pursuing App State’s Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (EdD) — a terminal academic degree that prepares you to become a leader and agent of change in diverse educational settings, including public and private schools, colleges and universities, and community and government organizations.
As an EdD student in the Reich College of Education (RCOE), you will engage in core leadership and research courses, learning to apply theory to practice to make educational systems more effective, more equitable and more sustainable.
The program’s professionally oriented concentrations allow you to gain advanced knowledge in your disciplinary specialization and prepare to take on higher levels of organizational leadership.
App State’s EdD is also offered fully online. Learn more about the App State Online EdD.
Visit the Reich College of Education website for more information about the EdD in Educational Leadership program, including which concentrations are offered for the upcoming year (concentrations are offered on a rotating basis).
In its 2022 “Best Colleges” rankings, U.S. News & World Report named App State:
The Princeton Review named App State among the best schools in the U.S. and the Southeast for 2022.
Forbes magazine ranked App State among “America’s Top Colleges” for 2022.
Where can an App State degree take you? Anywhere you want to go!
App State’s Career Development Center
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