Doctor of Philosophy in Education / Curriculum & Teaching
Northcentral University

Program Details

With this online PhD in Education at Northcentral, your goal will be to improve the existing body of contemporary knowledge in Curriculum & Teaching. Through your coursework and dissertation process, you’ll either build upon existing research or add new research that will help others create effective learning programs and improve teaching methodologies used in the classroom.  As an expert in research, curriculum and policy, you’ll have the ability to lead other professionals in fostering new teaching practices.  Specialized subject matter in this online PhD, includes:

  • Developing Instructional Strategies and Curriculum
  • Language and Literacy Education
  • Teaching and Learning Foundations

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Northcentral University is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

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). For program disclosures, visit

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

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