Program Summary Chart

*Areas of emphasis include cultural and international studies in education, instructional technology, literacy, mathematics education, science education, teacher education, and teaching English as a second language (TESL).

Ed.D. in Curriculum & Instruction
Anticipated Completion Time 3-6 years
Total Credit Hours 69-78 hrs
Residency Structured experience
Area of Emphasis
Please see the Doctoral page for specific emphasis-area requirements
27 hrs
1. CIG 761 Theoretical Foundations of Education
2. CIG 768 Advanced Curriculum Development
3. CIG 780 Research on Teaching and Schooling
Cognate 12 hrs including
EPY 718 Qualitative Research
EPY 721 Descriptive/Inferential Statistics
CIG 790—Doctoral Research Seminar
+ One additional research course
Research 15 hrs + submission of an article for publication in a national refereed journal
EPY 718 Qualitative Research
EPY 721 Descriptive/Inferential Statistics
CIG 790—Doctoral Research Seminar
+ Two additional research course
Internships 6-12 hrs (Research Internship + College Teaching Internship)
Dissertation 15-24 hrs