Online EdD/PhD in Leadership: Special Education Specialization

Concordia University Chicago - Online Degree Programs

Programme Description

Online EdD/PhD in Leadership: Special Education Specialization

Concordia University Chicago - Online Degree Programs

The doctoral program in leadership with a specialization in special education is designed for candidates who desire to continue their education as educators and scholars prepared for leadership roles in the area of special education in public or private institutions. This program develops special education experts who can design, implement, evaluate and manage programs in a variety of public and private settings.

The goals of doctoral study in this program are to:

  • Develop the abilities for research and critical thinking in the field of special education, with a theoretical and practical knowledge.
  • Develop competency in special education leadership, curriculum modification and program evaluation.
  • Improve understanding of the needs of families as it relates to special services.
  • Understand the role of advocacy in supporting key stakeholders.
  • Support and lead reform and change efforts related to teacher development in special education.

Programme Requirements

  • Application to an admission into the Special Education doctoral program
  • Successful completion of 61 credit hours (EdD) or 67 credit hours (Ph.D.)
  • Comprehensive Examination
  • Dissertation

Programme Length

61-67 credits*

This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated October 12, 2018
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