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San Francisco Bay Area Doctor of Education (EdD) Degree in Organizational Leadership

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The Doctor of Education (EdD) in Organizational Leadership degree program at Argosy University, San Francisco Bay Area (Alameda) is designed for working professionals who want to become organizational leaders by developing the knowledge and skills required to successfully lead educational institutions, human services organizations, and corporations.

The first step toward earning your Educational Doctorate (EdD) in Organizational Leadership Degree is to apply today. You can learn more about financial aid options, for those who qualify, by visiting our Financial Aid and Scholarships pages, or by contacting us to request more information.

About the Educational Doctorate (EdD) in Organizational Leadership Degree at Argosy University, San Francisco Bay Area
The Educational Doctorate (EdD) in Organizational Leadership program focuses on both managerial attributes and the qualities of transformational leadership. Offered in the Graduate School of Business and Management, this program is designed to provide you with the opportunity for personal and professional development, offering a learning environment that informs, enhances, and supports the development of organizational leaders.

Scheduled to enable busy professionals to balance the demands of career, family, and school, coursework is offered in a blended format, with students meeting two weekends during each 7.5-week course. Students can learn through real-world experience within an organization, and may also participate in special projects, case studies, and competitions.

Our instructors have industry experience* and have been awarded for teaching excellence by the Western Council for Business Schools and Programs from the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP).

What knowledge and skills can I gain from completing the Educational Doctorate (EdD) in Organizational Leadership Degree at Argosy University, San Francisco Bay Area?

Students can gain the education and training necessary to lead organizations faced with strategic challenges such as increasing globalization, changing economies, societal shifts, and individual organizational relationships. We believe that leaders prepared in this manner can be visionaries and innovators, leading organizations to meet the challenges of the future in an ever-changing business world.

Students can also learn practical leadership and collaboration skills, conflict diagnosis and resolution, ethical decision-making, effective communication, motivation, research, demonstration of competency and field knowledge, facilitation of successful change, analysis of diversity involvement, and interpersonal effectiveness.

What career opportunities are there for graduates of the Educational Doctorate (EdD) in Organizational Leadership degree program?

Career opportunities for graduates of the Educational Doctorate (EdD) in Organizational Leadership degree program include corporate administration, human services and adult education organizations, higher education administration, healthcare administration, and non-profit administration.

Your EdD in Organizational Leadership can enable you to compete for faculty positions at colleges and universities and for such leadership positions as:

  • Chief Executive Officer
  • Controller
  • Director of Human Resources
  • Finance Officer
  • General Manager
  • Human Resources Consultant
  • Director of Marketing
  • Organizational Development Specialist
  • Risk and Insurance Manager
  • Training Director
How to Apply
The first step toward earning your Educational Doctorate (EdD) in Organizational Leadership degree is to apply today. You’ll work with an Admissions team that is fully prepared to answer your questions and assist you through the application process. You can learn more about financial aid options, for those who qualify, by visiting our Financial Aid and Scholarships pages, or by contacting us to request more information.


*Credentials and experience levels vary by faculty and instructors.