Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction – Specialization in Curriculum Studies (Early Childhood)

Early Childhood Education

Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction

Specialization in Curriculum Studies (Early Childhood)

Prepare for a career as a university or college educator and researcher. This flexible 90-credit hour degree program is designed for students who want to conduct quantitative, qualitative, and mixed methodological research on issues related to curriculum practices. Under the guidance of your chosen faculty advisor, you’ll have the freedom to explore topics of your own interest as you pursue your course work and your research.

You’ll also pursue a 12-credit hour minor in either another School of Education discipline or from outside programs that can include cultural studies, anthropology, literature, environmental and public affairs, or business.