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Doctor of Philosophy in Education

Program Requirements

Completion Requirements for the Ph.D. in Education include:

  1. Filing a program of study, approved by the Graduate School to include (24 credits may be applied from a master's degree program):
    • 24 credits of research and core courses
    • 24 credits in an area of emphasis
    • 24 credits in cognate or related electives
    • 24 credits of dissertation
  2. Maintain a 3.0 GPA in all graduate work
  3. Residency requirement of 9 credits for two consecutive semesters
  4. Mid-program review
  5. Comprehensive exam
  6. Dissertation and oral defense

Please see Doctoral Student Advisement Manual for more details.

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