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Enhance your leadership skills in your organization and community. At the School of Advanced Studies, you will refine your skills as a researcher and build theoretical knowledge.
We offer online doctoral programs to professionals who want to make a meaningful social contribution to their communities and influence change in their fields through scholarly research. These skills can help learners like you build your skills as a scholar and make a difference in the community through the use of research, theory and practical experience.
Our unique educational model allows learners to collaborate with doctoral faculty and like-minded professionals from all over the world, online and through in-person residencies. Together, you will focus on real problems and come up with solutions using research and reflective dialogue.
At the School of Advanced Studies, you learn from a collaborative online Scholar, Practitioner, Leader Model that has been developed by industry leaders and experienced scholars. Your doctoral experience can also include:
Doctoral programs require three- to eight-day residencies in select cities. Please contact a University enrollment advisor for details.
Welcome to the School of Advanced Studies at University of Phoenix. Our goal is to provide learners with a distinctive educational experience centered on inquiry and leadership.
Learn about the benefits of earning a doctoral degree from the School of Advanced Studies.
See how the doctoral residency experience at the School of Advanced Studies brings doctoral students together to improve the learning environment.
Watch our doctoral students explain how our faculty members empower them to lead.
See how our doctoral degree programs offer a clear path to dissertations from the start.