About the Department of Leadership

Who We Are

In the Department of Leadership at the University of Memphis, excellence is not just what we strive for, it's what we do. Our faculty has received national and international recognition for their work, published a wide range of research, engaged in national and international outreach and service projects and demonstrated a wide variety of practitioner experiences. As student-centric educators, we strive to prepare you for excellence as an educator, practitioner, researcher or school/university leader. Begin your path to leadership with the Department of Leadership today.

Where We Can Take You

Our graduates serve as:

  • Community College Presidents
  • Higher Education Vice Presidents
  • Deans, Associate Deans, and Assistant Deans
  • Department Chairpersons
  • Faculty Members
  • Researchers
  • Student Affairs Administrators
  • Educational Program Directors
  • Health Services Administrators
  • Community Organization and Non-profit Directors
  • Human Resources Administrators

Top Ranked Programs

Our programs are ranked among the top in the nation by various different sources, based on both quality and affordability.

Best Online Master’s in Educational Leadership