Doctor of Philosophy in Teaching & Learning
Clemson University

Program Details

Clemson offers its Doctor of Philosophy in Teaching & Learning for those seeking to investigate teaching and learning from birth. This online curriculum and instruction doctoral program focuses on the dynamics of educational school systems.

Students learn from expert faculty through rich learning opportunities. Scholarly focus areas within this online curriculum and instruction coursework includes:

  • Art education
  • Equity-oriented education
  • Social foundations
  • Instructional coaching

Students find support from the faculty as they design their research. Graduates leave as critically reflective professionals dedicated to equity and access for all students. 

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Clemson University is accredited by:

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

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Requires a minimum of two years of teaching experience or equivalent