With over 25 years of experience in online doctoral education, we understand the unique needs of doctoral students, and have designed our programs to meet those needs. We've structured our programs to help you reach your goals and obtain critical skills—with our expert faculty, support teams, and online resources to help guide you every step of the way.
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Capella's online EdD is a practitioner-focused program ideal for
helping you take action and become a leader in education.
Complete an applied research, doctoral project to help develop
practical solutions to common issues educators often experience.
Not sure of your specialization fit? All doctoral programs share the
same first course, so you can apply the credits to the program you
Experts will support you throughout your degree to help you meet doctoral challenges and reach your short- and long-term goals.
The Professional Education Unit at Capella is accredited by the
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
Every assignment, course, and program is designed to deliver the
expertise required for success in education.
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