Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership Cohort

Further Your Education, Advance Your Career

Abilene Christian University and Education Service Center Region 13 have partnered together to offer a unique experience for Central Texas educators, a learning community exclusively for Central Texas leaders. The partnership between ACU and ESC Region 13 provides a unique experience for area educators to take classes with their colleagues and learn from local education leaders as guest lecturers and affiliate faculty from ESC13 and ESC13 ISDs.

Learn with your peers

Become a scholar-practitioner who directs progress and overhauls workplace culture by conducting and applying your own research. ACU’s online Ed.D. in Organizational Leadership equips you to serve others by providing you with opportunities to enhance your gifts and talents through reflective practice to find meaning and purpose in your work.

  • For classes beginning October 18, 2022, the deadline to apply is October 3rd

No GRE required
$7,000 scholarship for ESC Region 13 educators

Program Description

Connect transactional and transformational leadership styles through ACU’s online Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership program to make a difference in your Central Texas school and community. Strengthen and expand your skills through a research-based focus on important issues, while understanding how communication, connection, and diversity uplift and inform your organization’s culture and strategy. Tackle the latest challenges while pursuing the next level of your professional journey.

ACU’s program is organized around five core competencies:

  • personal development
  • positive leadership development
  • collaboration and communication
  • organizational assessment
  • organizational culture.

Upon completing the Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership program, you will know how to lead with purpose, while fostering growth in your vocation.

Regardless of your obligations, ACU’s online degree programs offer rigorous learning at a pace that allows you to maintain work and personal commitments. Combining convenience and quality, our fully-online courses last for seven weeks and are offered in six sessions per year. Coursework for the Ed.D. can be completed in approximately three years.