Students and faculty

Contact Information:
Lincoln Memorial University
Carter and Moyers School of Education
EdD Program
421 Park 40 North Blvd.
Knoxville, TN  37923





Doctor of Education (EdD)

To inquire about this program:
Margaret Park, Academic Support
865.531.4109 |

The Doctor of Education (EdD) degree is offered on a convenient schedule arranged to accommodate the needs of working professionals.  The programs are designed to develop exemplary leaders through rigorous academic training which challenges practitioners to make a positive impact on this generation and the next.  Students can earn a concentration in one of three areas: Curriculum & Instruction, Leadership & Administration, or Executive Leadership.


 To be a nationally recognized leader in the development of scholar-practitioners who serve to advance ethics, change, and social justice through the decision sciences.


The mission of the Doctor of Education is to facilitate the development of investigative, individual, interpersonal, and innovative skills needed for leaders to address emerging issues in organizational settings. This is accomplished through academic experiences which challenge professionals to transform the institutions and communities they serve by advancing ethics, change and social justice through the decision sciences.


  • Ethical Leadership
  • Transformation
  • Social Justice
  • Critical Inquiry