Jun 28, 2022  
2013-2014 Graduate Catalog 
2013-2014 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Adult, Occupational and Continuing Education (Ed.D.)

The Doctor of Education degree in adult, occupational and continuing education offered through the Educational Leadership  graduate program is a minimum 94-credit hour post baccalaureate program designed to prepare professionals to work in a variety of delivery systems. The Ed.D. degree provides advanced education and experience to prepare people for work in education, business, industry, government, health services, community agencies, community colleges, four-year colleges and universities, as well as many professional areas.

B. Foundations of Education (9 credit hours)

Ed.D. students are required to take 9 hours of the following foundations courses or their equivalent. Courses must be approved by the Ed.D. Supervisory Committee.

E. Experiential and Individualized Courses (0-6 credit hours)

F. Clinical Experience (12 credit hours)

G. Doctoral research (minimum of 16 credit hours)

Preliminary Examination

The requirement for the preliminary examination is satisfactory completion of all segments of a monitored written examination of at least 12 hours over all areas of the program of study.