what is doctoral residency

What Is a Doctoral Residency?

Residency help prepare doctoral students for comprehensive exams and dissertation research and writing.

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What Are the Steps in Getting a Professional Doctorate?

The steps in getting a professional doctorate vary across degree programs and universities. Here are the stages you coul...

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Franciscan Priest and Capella Graduate Named Saint Francis University President

Father Malachi Van Tassell shares the story of his wide-ranging career, and how his PhD helped him achieve his goals.

Education, Student & Alumni Stories

steps in getting a phd

What Are the Steps in Getting a PhD?

Learn what common stages you can expect in any PhD program.

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Is There Coursework in a Doctoral Program?

Coursework is an essential part of any doctoral program, and it sets the stage for the dissertation phase. Learn more ab...

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What Can I Get a PhD or Professional Doctorate In?

A doctoral degree is the highest level of educational attainment in almost every field. Learn about the different doctor...

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phd vs professional doctorate

The Difference Between a PhD and Professional Doctorate

Learn the main difference between these two doctoral program types and the questions you should ask to help guide your p...

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4 Ways Social Work Students Can Stay on Top of Industry Trends

4 tips on how to keep your industry knowledge up-to-date while getting a Doctor of Social Work degree.

Social Work & Human Services

How Do I Balance Getting A Doctoral Degree With My Family And Career?

It is possible to balance the needs of family, career, and a doctoral program. Capella University staff and alumni share...

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