2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) 
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2014-2015 Walden University Catalog (December 2014) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Higher Education Leadership - Doctor of Education

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The landscape of higher education is constantly changing. In this specialization, students examine emerging trends and issues and develop the skills required to lead and manage in the complex political environment of today’s colleges and universities. With a focus on the learning-centered institution, students explore how to conduct and apply research and implement effective strategies that address the needs of all stakeholders.

Learning Outcomes

At the end of this program, educator professionals will be able to:

  1. Employ leadership and management strategies that drive and sustain a diverse learning organization.
  2. Independently conduct, evaluate, and apply research in making and implementing strategic decisions.
  3. Create entrepreneurial and innovative solutions that anticipate and address real-world problems.
  4. Proactively collaborate, negotiate, and advocate in ways that honor the needs and interests of all stakeholders.
  5. Find, deploy, allocate, and manage resources to achieve learning-centered priorities in an ethical, legally compliant, and fiscally responsible manner.
  6. Collaborate within and across organizations to promote individual and societal advancement in a global context.