Education and Human Resource Studies (Ph.D.) – Higher Education Leadership Specialization


The mission of the School of Education is to use communication, leadership, and facilitation skills effectively in teaching, research, and engagement in order to empower and support prospective and practicing educators to become personally and professionally competent, effective, and caring community members.

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Education and Human Resource Studies – Higher Education Leadership Specialization

Areas of Study

  • Higher Education Leadership


  • This program is offered via distance education (video conference), with on-campus sessions required during the summer.

Next Steps


Coursework, credit requirements, and more information is available in the Colorado State University general catalog. Please contact your department representative with program-related questions.

Student Employment

Graduate students interested in employment positions (GTA, GRA, GSA appointments and hourly positions) should contact their advisor and their departmental graduate coordinator for the process to apply.

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