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Gather and analyze data to design and deliver instructional programs
that increase student achievement.
Use research-based assessment strategies to teach students real-world
concepts and skills.
Apply theoretical and research-based leadership principles to design,
evaluate, and deliver competency-based curriculum.
Engage in critical reflection, analysis, and problem-solving that
lead to continuous professional growth and development.
Use structures, systems, and technology to provide opportunities for
collaborative learning and culture-building.
Curriculum is designed around leading standards, including the
International Society of Technology Education (ISTE) Standards for
Our innovative online learning model supports your goals by helping
you continue from the EdS to a doctoral program.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
Grants are federal education funds that never need to be paid back.
Capella scholarships, available for qualifying students, aren’t
need-based and never have to be repaid.
This program provides part-time jobs to reduce your loan debt
amounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn more.
Our EdS, Personalized and Competency-Based Instruction curriculum
aims to increase student achievement by focusing on theory and
research in curriculum design, competency-based learning,
instructional models, and assessment strategies.
Our doctoral curriculum is designed to give you dedicated support
early in your program—so you can be confident in the steps to
completing your degree.
For the culminating project of your doctoral degree, you’ll be paired with a knowledgeable mentor to help you along the way.
Develop your project, write your findings, and demonstrate your use of evidence to improve outcomes or resolve a gap in the field.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|EDD8430||Advanced Theories and Concepts in Competency-Based Learning|
|EDD8408||Using Technology for Instructional Improvement: Research, Data, and Best Practices|
|EDD8402||Leadership Principles in Technology Integration, Innovation, and School Improvement|
|EDD8434||Implementing a Competency-Based and Personalized Learning Curriculum|
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
From enrollment to graduation, coaches help you stay on track. They
know your program, answer questions, and cheer you on.
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
These skilled communicators offer free tutoring services and multiple
resources to sharpen your writing skills.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
EdS in Personalized and Competency-Based Instruction degree.
*These are examples intended to serve as a general guide. Some
positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.