Doctor of Education. Major in Education.
The Ed.D. degrees in this field is offered through the College of Education, Health and Human Sciences.
- Graduates are able to articulate the philosophical foundations, historical developments, and contemporary aspects of their specialization area that provide a foundation for application and inquiry to professional practice.
- Graduates are able to conceptualize, design, conduct, interpret, evaluate, disseminate, and apply research studies and findings that contribute to their professional practice.
- Graduates are able to provide effective leadership, teaching, and mentoring to internal and external constituents, inform and develop policy and practice, and identify trends and issues within their practice through the use of valid models and principles.
- Graduates are able to critically design theoretically informed formative and summative assessment strategies in their practice that adhere to ethical, moral, and legal standards for people, programs, and policy.
- Graduates are able to critically interpret and develop scholarly products that address emerging problems and questions as they apply to professional practice.