Program Description

The Ed.D. is the perfect degree for teaching professionals in undergraduate Christian and community colleges, private school headmasters and teachers, or ministry practitioners with a desire to teach. 

Majors are offered in the following areas:

Teaching/Pedagogy

Educational Leadership

Ministry Leadership 


PROGRAM CONTENT
Required Workshops                                                        (10 hours)

Introduction to Research and Writing                                 3 hours

Teaching in Higher Education                                             3 hours

Prospectus Development                                                    3 hours

Educational Research and Statistics                                 3 hours

Required Seminars                                                            (16 hours)

History, Philosophy, & Theology of CE                                    4 hours

Educational Psychology                                                            4 hours

Discipleship & Spiritual Formation                                           4 hours

Higher Education Leadership                                                    4 hours

Mentorships                                                                          (6 hours)

Integrated Mentorship in Ministry Leadership                          3 hours

Mentored Reading in Ministry Leadership                                 3 hours

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Integrated Mentorship in Educational Leadership                    3 hours

Mentored Reading in Educational Leadership                           3 hours

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Integrated Mentorship in Teaching                                            3 hours

Mentored Reading in Teaching                                                   3 hours

Dissertation                                                                          (11 hours)

Prospectus Development                                                         3 hours

Prospectus Approval                                                              1 hour

Research and Writing                                                               6 hours

Dissertation Defense                                                               1 hour

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Total Hours                                                                            54-55

The Ed.D. is considered a Research Doctoral Degree

Tuition and Fees 2017-2018