May 10, 2021  
In Progress 2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
In Progress 2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

Adult Learning and Leadership (Ed.D.)

The Doctor of Education degree in Adult Learning and Leadership offered through the Educational Leadership  graduate program requires a minimum of 90 post-baccalaureate, graduate credit hours. With the approval of the supervisory committee, up to 30 graduate hours earned as part of the Master’s degree may be used to satisfy the degree requirements.

A. Required Academic Core Course (15 credit hours)

(Students without a master’s degree in adult education must take these courses in addition to the 90 credit hours in the doctoral degree, as determined
by the supervisory committee.)

C. Required Research courses (15 credit hours minimum)

D. Elective Courses (Select electives appropriate to the area of emphasis that satisfy the minimum 90 credit hours for the program.)

EDACE prefix, additional quantitative/qualitative research courses or other disciplines at K-State and approved by the supervisory committee.

F. Clinical Experience (6 credit hours)

G. Doctoral research (minimum of 12 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.