Ed.D in Curriculum and Instruction – Specialization in Science Education

Science Education

Ed.D in Curriculum and Instruction

Specialization in Science Education

Science educators who have a master’s degree can continue building their skills and knowledge through this program.

Designed to train practitioners, this 60-credit hour program offers you the opportunity to apply research-based theories to practical settings related to teacher training and young learner’s concepts of science, among other topics.

You’ll also have the opportunity to deepen your knowledge in your chosen content area through advanced science coursework.

  • Application Deadline
    DomesticInternational
    FallJan 15Jan 15
    SpringN/AN/A
    SummerN/AN/A
    Fee$60$65
  • Admissions Requirements
    • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution
    • Minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.75 out of 4.00
    • Completed online application that includes:
      • Transcripts
      • Personal Statement
      • 2 Letters of Recommendation
      • GRE Scores:
        • Required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • Resume:
        • Not required for domestic students
        • Required for international students
      • TOEFL score from last two years*

      *International students only

  • Financial Aid
    • Learn about a variety of fellowships and travel awards that are available to graduate students.
    • Visit Student Central for information about financial assistance.
    • Consult your employer about the availability of tuition reimbursement or tuition assistance programs.
    • Active duty military, veterans, and military families should visit the Center for Veteran and Military Students to take full advantage of available financial assistance and educational benefits.

At the completion of your coursework and before you begin your dissertation, you will need to pass a qualifying exam, in the form of portfolio of work and an oral examination.