PHD Doctor of Philosophy in Education K-12 Studies in Education specialization
The program is part of Capella's Professional Education Unit, which has been accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). NCATE-accredited programs are recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation for the preparation of P-12 teachers and other professional school personnel. Graduates of these programs are highly regarded by many school districts, licensing authorities, and teaching professionals.
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Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).