Our PhD in Education program includes online coursework, residencies,
a comprehensive examination, and a dissertation, providing a wide
range of experiences to help you reach your doctoral goals.
Make immediate progress toward your dissertation with in-person
residencies and credit-bearing dissertation research seminars blended
into your coursework.
Not sure of your program 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.
Every assignment, course, and program is designed to deliver the
knowledge and expertise required for success.
The Professional Education Unit at Capella is accredited by the
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education.
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