Doctor of Philosophy in Education / Global Training & Development
Northcentral University

Program Details

This online PhD in Global Training & Development (GTD) aims to improve the existing body of instructional knowledge for professionals.  At Northcentral, through your coursework and dissertation process, you’ll either build upon existing research or add new research to the training field.  While developing your expertise in research, curriculum and policy, you’ll gain the organizational leadership abilities to manage people and training programs. The level of leadership skills that you acquire in this program may likely be used in various organizations, from nonprofits to international conglomerates. This online GTD doctorate, offers exploration of the following subjects, among others:

  • System Dynamics
  • Evaluating Training Programs
  • Best Practices for Training and Presenting to International Audiences
  • Strategic Links for Successful Global Training


  • Admission to the Doctor of Philosophy in 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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