The Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) with a concentration in Curriculum and Teaching prepares leaders serving in various roles in public and private institutions who can skillfully provide direction in curriculum and teaching, and curriculum development, implementation, and evaluation. Emphasis is on developing the individual’s expertise about teaching and learning to enhance organizational leadership and management of instructional programs in schools and other organizations. The program views the study of curriculum through both theoretical and practical lenses. This program focuses on preparing professionals to draw on theory and research in addressing problems in a variety of settings, while developing the knowledge and skills needed to make key decisions regarding curriculum and teaching, with potential impact on policy development in a rapidly changing field.
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Program Accreditation & Licensing
Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)
School Accreditation & Licensing
Nova Southeastern University is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsGRE, MAT
Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)
- The coursework is 100% online, however all doctoral students are required to participate in the Summer Institute week-ong conference in Florida.