Doctoral Degrees

Discover the doctoral program designed for leaders like you

You are passionate about education. You want to make a difference—to lead the way to a better educational system.

The doctoral program you’ll find here can help you do that.

A lifetime of leadership and success in the educational arena.

Urban Education Studies

Our society needs educational leaders who have an in-depth understanding of the complex assets and inequities of the urban education environment.

Leaders who are committed to making a positive impact. 

This doctoral program grooms you to become one of them.

The Urban Education Studies Ph.D. program frankly and openly addresses many issues, including the complexities of race, ethnicity, class, gender, sexuality, disabilities, cultures, and languages of the urban education environment. 

As a graduate of this program, you can go to work as a university professor. Lead a school—or start your own. Begin a life of research. Your career options are almost limitless. 

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