In-depth research is a key component of this PhD in Education focusing on Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment, and Evaluation. Graduates will be able to use their advanced skills and knowledge to influence positive educational change and improve student and school performance.
Students will gain skills in designing, modifying, and evaluating curriculum and assessments using a systems approach. Courses cover topics such as program evaluation, strategic planning, curriculum mapping, and auditing. An online degree in Curriculum and Instruction allows individuals to develop evidence-based action plans for meaningful and sustainable social change within their educational system.
Courses examine subjects including:
- Program evaluation for continuous improvement
- Research theory, design, and methods
- Data-driven instruction and assessment
- Current practices in curriculum, instruction, assessment, and evaluation
% OnlineMostly Online
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 EducationMaster Degree
Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV
- This program requires four residencies.
New York, Rhode Island