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Adult Education


Doctor of Education

With our online Doctor of Education (EdD) in Adult Education degree, you’ll gain skills to create new learning programs in colleges, universities, corporations, nonprofits, and governmental organizations. Prepare to pursue a career as a dean, director of training and development, curriculum director, or full-time, adjunct, or part-time faculty.

The curriculum focuses on current industry knowledge and standards, with coursework that helps strengthen your inquiry, analysis, communication, decision-making, and leadership skills to address critical, real-world problems.

Inspire lifelong learning

Promote critical-thinking and reflective practice to engage adults in lifelong learning.

Foundational coursework

Build a solid base for your program with coursework that focuses on research and critical thinking—and prepares you for success as a doctoral student.

Capstone: doctoral project

Your doctoral project provides the opportunity for you to solve a real-world problem in your field.

Classes start November 9

Use the code FALL to waive the $50 application fee

At a Glance

  • Online
  • 16 Core courses
  • Capstone
  • 0 max transfer credits

Front Line Heroes Discount

Enroll in an eligible program and apply for our Front Line Heroes Discount to save 30% on your doctoral degree. This cannot be combined with any other scholarship offer.