Doctor of Education

Doctor of Education, Instructional Leadership Concentration: 63-Hour Program of Studies

The following presents a typical strategy for completing the requirements within LMU’s 63-Hour Doctoral Program of Studies, which is designed for those candidates entering the program with a master’s degree plus 30 hours or an educational specialist degree. This plan should be used with advice from the candidate’s major professor.

Courses on the plan may be scheduled during terms other those indicated. This possible plan reflects required core, research, and primary concentration coursework and is notan instructional leadership licensure program.

Item #
Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
48

Six Terms or Two Years plus additional time the candidate may require to complete his or her dissertation (minimum of 15 hours). The program of studies includes 15 hours of core coursework; 18 hours in a given concentration; and a minimum of 15 hours of research related to completion of the candidate’s dissertation.

Candidates must complete the above courses, plus 15 hours of coursework in one of the following secondary concentrations.

Curriculum and Instruction (EDCI)

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Title
Credits
Sub-Total Credits
15
Total Credits
63