Community College Leadership (EdD)

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Degree Requirements

All doctoral degrees in the College of Education require a minimum of 72 graduate credit hours beyond the bachelor’s degree. Most doctoral programs in the College of Education require a minimum of 60 graduate credit hours beyond an approved master’s degree.

Thematic Research Areas

Select from the following six areas in which to conduct research:

  • Completion and Transfer
  • Learning Outcomes
  • Equity
  • Labor Market Outcomes
  • Technology
  • Culture/Organizational Behavior

Degrees earned will be distributed as: "Doctor of Education" without area of study or research specifications.

Core Courses27
Community College and Two-Year Postsecondary Education
Administrative Concepts and Theories Applied To Adult and Community College Educ
The Programming Process In Adult and Community College Education
Leadership In Higher and Community College Education
Reflective Practice and Research Inquiry
The Change Process in Adult Education
Organizational Theories and Concepts in Higher Education
Topical Problems in Adult and Community College Education
Seminar In Adult and Higher Education
Practice-Based Research12
Applied Qualitative Data Analysis
Research Seminar in Adult and Higher Education (Methods I)
Research Seminar in Adult and Higher Education (Methods II)
Topical Problems In Adult and Higher Education
Work-Based Learning Experience3
Internship In Adult and Higher Education
Dissertation12
Doctoral Dissertation Research
Additional Courses18
"Additional Courses" will be approved in conjunction with the academic committee
Total Hours72

Faculty

  • Duane Akroyd
    Area of Research: Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Mattie Jayne Fleener
    Area of Research: Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Audrey J. Jaeger
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Susan J Barcinas
    Area of Research: Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Chad David Hoggan
    Area of Research: Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • James Bartlett II
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Michelle E. Bartlett
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Diane D. Chapman
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Kenneth Ender
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Mary Rittling
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Carrol L. Warren
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • George A Baker III
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership / Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Paul F. Bitting
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership / Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Joseph Conrad Glass Jr
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership /Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Carol Edith Kasworm
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership / Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • George B Vaughan
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership / Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Lisa Chapman
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Carol Figuers
    Area of Research: Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Bobbie Frye
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Gary Green
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Ervin Griffin
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Garrett Hinshaw
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Keisuke Honda
  • David Johnson
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Pooneh Lari
    Area of Research: Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Terri S. Lee
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • William McInnis
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Sharon Morrissey
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Amy Orders
    Area of Research: Adult, Workforce, and Continuing Professional Education
  • Robert Scott Ralls
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Lawrence Rouse
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Stephen Scott
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Pamela Senegal
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Karen Stout
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Robert Templin
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Joseph Wescott
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Saundra Williams
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership
  • Stelfanie Williams
    Area of Research: Community College Leadership