Higher Education Leadership and Innovation

Doctor of Education

There has never been a better time to earn your Doctorate in Higher Education Leadership!

Wilmington University has designed this program to fit the needs of education professionals who have already achieved a high level of competency in their academic or administrative roles.

You will:

  • Expand your knowledge and application of innovative theories and practices.
  • Master information technologies that are helping transform the higher education culture.
  • Improve your staff collaboration, supervision and leadership skills.
  • Anticipate the evolving demands of economic, legal and cultural factors.

On average, all course work can be wrapped up in approximately three years by attending classes once a week!


This information applies to students who enter this degree program during the 2015-2016 Academic Year. If you entered this degree program before the Fall 2015 semester, please refer to the academic catalog for the year you began your degree program.