Doctor of Education in Rural Education
University of West Alabama

Program Details

The University of West Alabama offers an online Doctor of Education in Rural Education. This program addresses needs and leadership skills for rural students and districts. This program creates conjunction with partnership schools and experts in the field for the students to specialize in their field. The program offers two concentration tracks: Teaching and Learning and Organizational Change and Leadership.


This degree program requires 60-66 credits for completion.

  • Master's-level degree in education with at least a 3.0 GPA in all master's-level credentials
  • Two professional recommendations
  • Official college and institution transcripts
  • Personal statement of goals
  • Resume

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges