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

Program Details

Self-Design your degree with an online Doctor of Philosophy in Education from Walden University.  This program will dive into contemporary educational topics and issues impacting students from preschool to postsecondary schools.  Studies will include research and elective courses, writing assessments, a doctoral capstone project, and more.  While this is a highly individualized degree program, you will be aided by excellent faculty, peer mentors, and research coaches keeping you on course to your professional goals.

Walden University online hosts a highly interactive virtual classroom.  You will have access to multimedia simulations, substantial student resources, and webinars.  Graduates with an online education doctorate may find pursuable or advanced pathways in administration, training and development, management, and teaching.  Specialize your degree in a multitude of areas, from educational technology to early childhood education or community college leadership.  Reach the highest level of achievement in your organization and community through WU online.

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Mostly 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 Education

Master Degree

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV

Additional Info

  • This program requires four residencies.

Restricted States

New York, Rhode Island