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EdD in Reading and Literacy
Doctor of Education

Lead district and adult education efforts to expand students’ minds and help them harness the power of reading. Capella’s online Doctor of Education (EdD), Reading and Literacy degree is designed to prepare you to lead literacy programs and advocate for systemic change in education. You’ll develop the knowledge and skills needed to work with diverse populations as a reading specialist, coach, coordinator, or program supervisor. Plus, learn ways to engage in a research cycle that results in data-informed decisions.

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 July 12

Use the code SPRING to waive the $50 application fee

At a Glance

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

Reduce your tuition by $20,000

Enroll in a qualified program and apply for a $20K Capella Progress Reward, a scholarship to help fund your doctoral degree.