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Liberty University’s 100% online Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration degree program will expand your knowledge, skills, and training in education through advanced course content and in-depth research. With advanced training in education, leadership, and research, you will gain valuable communication and problem-solving skills needed to lead students to success effectively.
Our Ph.D. in Higher Education online degree program will provide you with the tools and skills to effectively communicate through various mediums, critically problem solve, and increase information literacy. This program will enable you to focus on leadership in higher education through research and practical application, allowing you to enhance your skills and properly market your abilities.
Liberty’s Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration online degree program is designed to provide advanced training to educators who are seeking promotions, new opportunities or a career change. Whether your goal is to work in a Christian college, community college, or state university system, your collegiate experience will help you relate to students transitioning to college from high school or returning to pursue higher education. With your experience, you will be able to help guide students through this transition period effectively. At Liberty, we value your time, and that is why we created the Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration to be a 100% online degree program. You will not be required to attend courses on campus at any time as you pursue your degree. Liberty University is committed to helping you obtain your degree in a way that is most convenient to you.
Liberty University’s education courses seek to enhance your knowledge of leadership styles in the educational setting. Because educational leadership is critical in the complex learning environment, understanding how leadership styles promote excellence is crucial to guiding your organization toward its defined mission. Our courses in the Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration online program will help you put your leadership training into action through practical studies in educational law, administration, and an in-depth look at collegiate teaching.
As you begin the Ph.D. in Higher Education Administration degree online, you will establish an advanced knowledge of the education law and how American laws may be applied and/or adjusted in an educational setting. This understanding will help you navigate the complex issue of the separation of church and state in relation to education. Most importantly, you will learn to understand students from a sociological, cultural, and psychological perspective to better aid their future success.
You may also be interested in exploring Liberty University’s Doctor of Education or the Doctor of Education in Christian Leadership.