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Ed.D. Program Curriculum

Students will work closely with their advisors and committee members to construct a program based on their career goals. They may choose to take a variety of courses or take a set of courses focusing on a topic of interest.

Course Number Course Name Credit Hours
C&T 802 Curriculum Planning for Educational Settings 3
C&T 806 Instructional Strategies & Models 3
C&T 901 Contemporary Research of Teaching Effectiveness 3
C&T 920 Doctoral Seminar 3
  Content Elective #1 3
  Content Elective #2 3
  Content Elective #3 3
C&T 808 Qualitative Research: Curriculum Inquiry 3
  Research Elective #1 3
  Research Elective #2 3
C&T 970 Fostering Professional Learning & Leadership 3
C&T 971 Planning & Conducting Educator Inquiry in Professional Settings 3
C&T 972 Connecting Professional Growth & Student Learning 3
C&T 995 Field Experience 3
C&T 997 Independent Study 3
C&T 999 Doctoral Dissertation 12

Suggested research electives include:

  • EPSY 710/711: Introduction of Statistical Analysis & Lab
  • EPSY 811: Analysis of Variance 
  • EPSY 816: Evaluating School Programs
  • EPSY 822: Educational Scales, Questionnaires, and Sampling 
  • C&T 906: Qualitative and Curriculum Inquiry: Analysis and Interpretation​

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