Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction

The program leading to the Doctor of Philosophy degree in Curriculum and Instruction is designed to prepare students for positions of leadership and research in public schools, colleges and universities, and governmental agencies. The program requires the student to successfully complete a minimum of 72 hours of graduate work beyond the bachelor's degree and to write and defend a doctoral dissertation as prescribed in the regulations of the College of Graduate Studies. 

More information about the program specifics may be found on the graduate catalog site or by consulting this links below.

Graduate Application information
Ph.D. Curriculum Information
Ph.D. Courses Information
Ph.D. Concentrations

There are currently thirteen concentrations available for the Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction

  • Early Childhood Education
  • Educational Technology
  • Elementary Education
  • English Education
  • History Education
  • Industrial Technology Education
  • Language Education
  • Literacy Education
  • Math Education
  • Science Education
  • Secondary Education
  • Special Education
  • Sport Management
  • Teaching and Learning

The application to the Ph.D. program requires scores from the Graduate Records Exam (GRE). The following link provides information to prepare for the GRE.

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