Doctor of Education / English Language Learning
Northcentral University

Program Details

If you’re ready to take the next step in your teaching career and become a leader across all levels of education, consider this online EdD.  At Northcentral, this specialization in English Language Learning can give you skills and knowledge to use within schools, colleges, the military, or nonprofits.  You'll evaluate the latest methodologies and practices for teaching English as a second, or third, language.  As an online doctoral program, you’ll learn to apply theoretical knowledge and your research through a dissertation that advances the overall study of education, working 1:1 with NCU faculty.  Topics of engagement in this specialization include:

  • Bilingual Instructional Methods
  • Second Language Foundations
  • Instructional Practices


  • Admission to the Doctor of Education program requires a conferred post-baccalaureate master’s degree and/or doctoral degree from a regionally or nationally accredited academic institution
  • Send your official transcripts from other schools you attended

School Accreditation Statement

NCU is a WSCUC accredited institution. WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC), 985 Atlantic Avenue, Suite 100, Alameda, CA 94501, 510.748.9001, WSCUC is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council on Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

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