Doctor of Education in Curriculum & Instruction / Learning & Development
Valdosta State University

Program Details

Valdosta University offers an online Doctor of Education degree in Curriculum & Instruction. There is a specialization in Learning & Development, made for students who are currently working in higher education environments. The curriculum focuses on teaching about the different strategies and pathways to increase effective learning and developing curriculum.


  • Must hold a minimum of a master’s degree from a regionally-accredited institution
  • Minimum graduate GPA of 3.5 on a 4.0 Scale
  • GRE or MAT scores
  • Three recommendations from professionals who can assess professional qualifications & potential for successfully completing the program
  • The Doctor of Education Biographical Career Goal Statement will serve as a writing sample
  • Resume (must have 3 years minimum acceptable school or related agency experience)

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges