Earn Your PhD or EdD in Leadership

Application Deadlines and Requirements

  • Apr. 11, 2014: Summer 2014 term application and file completion deadline
    (classes start May 5, 2014)
  • Aug. 8, 2014: Fall 2014 term application and file completion deadline
    (classes start Aug. 25, 2014)
  • Read complete admission requirements

Program Overview

Leadership is in demand in every type of organization and in every country throughout the world. Graduate degrees in leadership are adaptable to a variety of careers in for profit, not for profit, publically held and government organizations. These specialized degrees are designed for professionals who want to take on leadership roles in their profession, association, or their own business. Leadership majors are at a unique advantage because the skills learned and mastered are universally appreciated and highly desired. Concordia University Chicago’s graduate programs in leadership focus on knowledge and enlightened perspectives about innovative leadership practices. The overarching curriculum focuses on knowledge-management, decision-making, conflict and change management, communication, and different and unique approaches to leadership.

EdD/PhDs with the Following Specializations