Doctor of Education (Ed.D)

Location Offered: 
On-Campus
TOEFL: 
600/100
IELTS: 
7.0
GRE: 
Yes (+ Analytical Writing Section)
Requirements: 
3 LOR
Statement of Interest
Department Application
Resume
Three years of professional experience
Program-Specific Requirements

Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)

This program is intended to provide practicing educators the opportunity to continue their study and earn the terminal professional degree in their field. The Ed.D. Degree requires a minimum of 60 semester hours of credit beyond the master's degree.

There are three components to the program: 15 semester hours in a Professional Common Core of work in educational foundations, fundamentals, and research; 38 semester hours of Advanced Professional Study in one of six areas of intensive study and related areas; and a Dissertation of 7 semester hours. It is necessary to have a close contact with the respective departments as different programs are offered by different departments.

Areas of Concentration Currently Available

  • Allied Health, Recreation, and Community Services
  • Curriculum and Instruction
  • Educational Leadership

Admission Requirements

Application Deadlines

  • Application Deadline: February 1

Graduate Assistantship Requirements

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