PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies / Educational Studies
Union Institute & University

Program Details

Union Institute and University online offers a PhD in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Educational Studies to the working adult student.  This program is designed for students interested in a social justice perspective on educational institutions and systems today.  Pursuable career paths with this degree include but are not limited to:

  • College instructor
  • Higher education researcher
  • Administration
  • Advocacy and policy

Students are prepared to tackle issues surrounding education today through studies of its historical and modern purposes.  Explore law and policy, multiculturalism, power dynamics, and other essential topics.  Enter the system with the power to identify where change is needed and invoke positive effects in education with Union Institute and University online.

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Union Institute & University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • Requires week long residencies in January & July