Doctor of Education in Curriculum & Instruction
Carson-Newman University

Program Details

Carson-Newman University offers an online Doctor of Education with a concentration in Curriculum and Instruction.  This program is designed for teaching practitioners, instructional coaches, lead teachers, and others who seek to become leaders in their institutions.  This program is for individuals who have completed master’s and/or educational specialist’s degrees and wish to extend their research expertise.  Candidates develop advanced skills in analyzing theory and research findings for application in a variety of educational settings and will also develop skills for conducting original research.  The focus is on developing leadership skills required for the implementation of research-based change strategies.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Carson-Newman University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Statement of Purpose/Intent, Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Essay/Writing Sample

Additional Info

  • Applicants must have a professional educators license and employment verification form.