Great Leaders Make Great Impact

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Great Leaders Make Great Impact

Maryville University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission
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It’s all about leadership — rising to a position where you can affect education on a large scale and having the specialized knowledge to make it happen. The Maryville online Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Higher Education Leadership builds reflective leaders through a deep exploration of today’s faculty-administration dynamics and the modern student experience. Our Ed.D. program offers an expert’s perspective on social, political, and business leadership in education so you can grow professionally and make a greater impact in students’ lives.

Why choose Maryville?

  • Graduate in as few as 32 months
  • 100% online format
  • Attend your residency on campus or virtually
  • Personal mentorship from faculty advisor from the start
  • Complete your dissertation simultaneously with your coursework

Rankings and Recognition

  • Among the “Best National Universities” for 2020 — U.S. News & World Report
  • “Best College Values 2019” school — Kiplinger’s
  • Named one of the 20 fastest growing universities in the nation by the Chronicle of Higher Education
  • Named a Military Friendly School for 2019-2020