Education Ph.D. in Education and Human Resources Studies Education, Equity, and Transformation Specialization
Pursue a Doctoral Degree in Education Equity
The Education, Equity, and Transformation doctoral specialization is designed for students who are passionate about addressing vital issues in education. If you want to make a lasting impact through research, teaching, leadership, and curriculum design, this program is for you.
The 60-credit program offers a strong foundation in the skills and knowledge needed in research and teaching, including:
- Curriculum development
- Quantitative and qualitative research methods
- Teaching and learning philosophy
Program Highlights What You'll Do
This degree will prepare you to work as a faculty member, educational leader, researcher, curriculum developer, or another professional role that impacts educational contexts at local, national, and international levels.
Supportive Advisers to Guide You
Once you’re admitted to the program, you’ll be assigned a supportive adviser. Many students develop a strong, long-term professional relationship with their advisers.
Build a Program that Fits Your Goals Focus on Your Areas of Interest
The EET program’s interdisciplinary approach allows you to tailor coursework and research to your area of interest. Our core curriculum includes five content-focused and three research courses.
For your remaining coursework, you’ll work with expert faculty to build a program of study that includes graduate-level electives in your area of interest. Coursework in other departments is encouraged, for a well-rounded experience.
Your dissertation will be guided by faculty selected for their shared passion for your research.