Of the colleges and universities in the nation, only 3 are online PhD in executive leadership colleges and universities. These colleges and universities charge students a median tuition of $16,500 yearly. The median tuition has increased, in recent years, by 65.8%. In 2007, the median tuition at these online schools was $9,952 per annum.
The most expensive school with online doctoral degree in executive leadership programs charges students approximately $16,792 in tuition each year. But, tuition at the cheapest college is $6,216 per annum.
- Doctor of Education in Leadership For Educational Equity – Executive Leadership
- Doctor of Nursing Practice – Executive Leadership
- Doctorate of Business Administration
- D.B.A. with an Emphasis in Management
In 2011, these lowest cost programs at UCD graduated approximately 23% of executive leadership graduates with doctorate programs from online colleges and universities in the country. Therefore, of the 81,748 graduates from around the nation, 19,032 are from the least costly schools. Between 2006 and 2011, the number of executive leadership graduates with PhD from the least expensive programs at UCD has increased by 1,441 graduates yearly, while the percentage of graduates from these colleges has decreased.
In 2011, 37.1% of the country’s executive leadership doctoral level graduates received their certificates from these affordable online programs at Grand Canyon University. This represents 30,311 students. Therefore, from these affordable online programs at GCU, the number of students graduating has increased by 100%.