Online Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership & Organizational Innovation

Online Coursework
Study 100% online with the flexibility to balance your current responsibilities — no travel required.

Lead Positive Change
Strengthen your leadership skills and create a lasting impact in your community.

Practical Curriculum
Learn from relevant courses focused on social justice, ethics and equity.

                                                                                            

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Create Real Change with a Doctorate in Education (Ed.D.)

Transform as a leader who initiates and inspires change across diverse settings with Marymount University’s online Ed.D. in Educational Leadership and Organizational Innovation. Aligned with best practices and insights from influential thought leaders, our Ed.D. equips you to drive positive change and greater outcomes in schools, communities, government, healthcare, and public and private organizations.

Earning an Ed.D. can help you reach the highest levels of your career, giving you a modern framework to generate, transform and apply professional knowledge and leadership practices that lead to actionable solutions. 

Why Marymount?

Advance your Career with Confidence
Marymount is nationally recognized as a College of Distinction for Education and Business.

Lead Change in Your Community
Be the change you want to see by building stronger leadership strategies and analytical thinking skills.

Grow a Diverse Network
Learn alongside mentors, faculty and peers and benefit from an engaged, supportive community.

Program Features

  • Recognized as a College of Distinction for Education and Business
  • Eight consecutive semesters to complete
  • No GRE/GMAT required
  • Best college for veterans
  • Accredited by the SACSCOC

Connect Theory to Practice
Apply the curriculum and create actionable solutions with real-world projects incorporated into the curriculum.

Benefit from Quality Coursework
Our online Ed.D. program is a distinguished member of the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate (CPED).

Grounded in Ethics
Our coursework is developed by thought leaders and grounded in ethics, social justice and equity.

What are the Admissions Requirements? 

All applicants must have completed a master’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university, as well as three years of work experience relevant to their professional goals. There is no GRE/GMAT required.

To apply, you must complete an interview with a member of the Ed.D. faculty and submit:

  • Transcripts with a minimum GPA of 2.75 
  • Two letters of recommendation 
  • A personal essay

 

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Online Ed.D. Program Curriculum Snapshot

For a complete list of courses and course descriptions, access your comprehensive digital program guide.

 

Next application deadline:

  • Fall 2023:

    July 28, 2023

Next start date:

  • Fall 2023:

    September 5, 2023

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