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If you feel that you have met any degree requirements through a previously obtained master's degree or coursework at another institution, contact your advisor to determine the correct procedure. Note that the Introduction to Doctoral Studies course requirement may not be waived.
Minimum of 79 total credits required in the following areas:
Core courses (minimum of 9 credits)
All PhD option areas require PRST 5610 (Intro to Doctoral Studies). In addition, doctoral students, with direction from their committees, will choose a minimum of two additional courses from the remaining five core courses:
Cognate courses and advanced courses (minimum of 18 credits)
Advanced research courses (minimum of 12 credits)
All PhD Students are required to have a minimum of 12 dissertation credit hours.
Notes: These requirements for a PhD in Education are minimum requirements only. Refer to specific program options for additional requirements, including admissions criteria. Options approved prior to May 2009 may have different requirements.