PhD Degree Completion Program

Transfer up to 40 doctoral credits to complete your PhD degree.


Join a student-centered learning community.

Students transfer into our doctoral programs from a variety of fields, psychology, education, and leadership studies, to name just a few. Within in the School of Leadership studies, students can choose to enter two different programs:

Contact us to discuss your interests and previous education, and how they can match up to your chosen Fielding doctoral program.

Fielding Graduate University is a long-standing WASC accredited institution.

Let’s finish what you started.

We understand life can get in the way of achieving personal goals. We’re ready to help. For 45 years, Fielding Graduate University has been helping adult students achieve their graduate degree goals. In fact, many successful Fielding alumni started their graduate education somewhere else but chose to finish at Fielding.

Choose to finish your doctoral education at Fielding. Thrive in your desired profession and become a part of the Fielding international alumni network. 


Fielding is one of the first colleges and universities to earn the Community Engagement Classification from the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching.