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Doctor of Education in School Improvement

Program Details

The online EdD in School Improvement degree program from the University of West Georgia uses an interdisciplinary, inquiry-based curriculum to develop educational professionals who initiate systemic and sustainable improvement in schools. There are several concentration areas available to suit students' personal interests and professional goals:

  • School Counseling
  • Educational Leadership
  • K-12 Online Learning
  • Instructional Technology
  • Reading 
  • Media Specialist
  • Special Education


One orientation is required on the Carrollton campus and one on-campus dissertation.

  • Master's degree from a regionally or nationally accredited institution
  • GRE scores must be no more than 5 years old
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Vitae
  • Official transcripts 
  • Essay

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)