Doctor of Education / P-20 Education (Self-Designed)
Walden University

Program Details

Take on the highest credential in your professional career with an online PhD in Education with a P-20 Education, Self-Designed concentration.  This incredibly flexible program is designed for the working adult student seeking to effect positive social change in today’s education systems.  Studies will include research and elective courses, writing assessments, a doctoral capstone project, and more.

You will explore issues in education, developing knowledge and skills directly applicable to your place of work.  You may choose from course options such as leadership and management, governance and politics in education, administrative communication, and other courses designed to meet your professional needs.  Become an innovative leader in areas from preschool to postsecondary education by personalizing your doctorate in education online with Walden University.

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Walden University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Students are required to attend one face-to-face residency.

Restricted States

Idaho, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, Rhode Island, South Dakota