Online Ed.D. Higher Education Administration Careers

What can you do with an online Ed.D. in
Higher Education Administration?

Earning an Ed.D. online from a top-tier university like Bradley can open doors to new opportunities in a wide variety of settings. Many students who choose this pathway hope to advance into college or university teaching positions and/or administrative roles.

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Where can you work?

  • Universities
  • Public administration
  • Corporate education/training
  • State and national education associations and foundations

Top five states hiring higher education professionals:

California: 2,102
Texas: 1,540
New York: 1,127
Florida: 825
Pennsylvania: 785

Employment areas in high demand*:

Assistant professor: 992
Associate professor: 885

Academic dean: 167
Dean: 87
Associate dean: 498

These numbers are based on nationwide job postings in late 2018 – early 2019.

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