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Develop a shared vision of teaching that meets the needs of
Lead the development of a culture of learning to promote success for
Communicate with multiple stakeholders to create and manage effective
learning in special-education environments.
Lead in an ethical manner to cultivate high-quality behavior in your
organization and broader community.
Gain proficiency in communicating and completing required paperwork,
activities, clinical hours, and assignments in a timely manner.
Our PhD in Education, Special Education Leadership program is
designed to remove roadblocks for you and demystify the dissertation
process. This unique approach centers on supporting you in three ways:
through program structure, a dedicated faculty and support team, and
online resources. To help generate momentum toward graduation, you’ll
begin your dissertation early in the program. Our faculty, support
team, and online resources will help guide you every step of the
Gain advanced skills in critical thinking, problem-solving, and
Our curriculum is designed around leading standards, including those of the Interstate School Leaders Licensure Consortium (ISLLC).
This online specialization is nationally recognized by the Council of
Exceptional Children (CEC).
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Grants are federal education funds that never need to be paid back.
This program provides part-time jobs to reduce your loan debt
amounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn more.
Expand your foundation in general K-12 educational administration
with our PhD in Education, Special Education Leadership degree. Our
coursework places a high priority on special education administration,
instructional strategies, law, and finance. The program includes dissertation research seminars which allow you to
get an early start on your dissertation.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|ED7818||The Future of Teaching and Learning: Issues for the Educational Leader|
|ED7834||Higher Education and the Law|
|ED8447||Advanced Funding and Managing Education Enterprises|
|ED7540||Leadership in Higher Education|
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
special education leadership doctoral degree.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.