Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree in Education - Postsecondary and Adult Education Administration
Our online PhD in education prepares you to meet the challenges in
education with today's best practices with current curriculum grounded
in educational theory for 21st century educators.
The postsecondary and adult education specialization will enhance your
ability to teach in a variety of settings. The curriculum focuses on
major theories of adult learning and distance education and on the
application of theory to develop effective learning communities. You
will develop critical analysis and research skills and gain the
knowledge necessary to develop best practices in postsecondary
instruction with an emphasis on creating productive learning
environments for individuals from a variety of backgrounds.
Residency Requirements: As a doctoral learner you will attend
residential colloquia in addition to your online courses. Taken during
specific milestones in your program, you will attend three colloquia,
each one week in length.