Leadership PhD Programs

leadership wodcloudLeadership PhD programs are useful for those interested in pursuing senior management or leadership positions in business, government and other settings. By choosing a suitable specialization, a doctorate program can provide the leadership perspective needed to succeed in a variety of sectors and positions. For example, depending on their interest, some take a doctorate educational leadership, whilst others take a doctorate in organizational leadership. Before taking a doctorate, you will need to have completed a master’s degree, e.g., those found on the online masters in leadership page.

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List of leadership doctoral schools and programs

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Join the community of thought leaders at University of the Rockies. Pursue your graduate degree from the University’s School of Professional Psychology or School of Organizational Leadership.


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Argosy University offers doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs to students through its eight colleges:  College of Behavioral Sciences, Graduate School of Business and Management, College of Education,  College of Health Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Creative Arts and Design, College of Clinical Psychology and Western State College of Law at Argosy University as well as certificate programs in many areas.


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