Doctoral Degree
Doctoral Degree in Educational Leadership (Hybrid) + NYIF Professional Certificate

The Online Doctoral Program in Education Leadership (Ed.D.) at the University of Bridgeport is a distinct program that offers you an expedited and convenient way of pursuing an Ed.D. degree with a specialization in International Education.

The program is designed to enhance the effectiveness and enlarge the perspective of public and private organization leaders, policy makers, and researchers. The advanced graduate curriculum integrates the sound principles of administration, management, organizational psychology, law, program evaluation, international education, and research methodologies.The course totals 62 credits and leads to an Education Doctorate  (Ed. D) in International Education.

NYIF will provide part of professional courses, career planning guidance and soft skill coaching, and internship.


The application requirements

Doctoral Degree Program

  1. Application
  2. Official transcripts for the last degree earned
  3. Two recommendation forms
    • Provide one form from a colleague and one form from a supervisor that attests to your demonstrated leadership, the potential for further leadership development and the ability to benefit from doctoral study
  4. Personal statement
  5. Writing sample
    • The writing sample may include your master’s thesis, a published or submitted journal article, a scholarly paper, or a document created for your institution
  6. Resume
  7. Official TOEFL scores are required of applicants whose native language is not English