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Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in
Higher Education Administration

Program of Study

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HIED Major 15 hrs.
HIED Specialization Strand
Choose from:
  • Curriculum, Assessment and Academic Affairs
  • College Student Development
  • Administration, Organizations and Policy
  • Individual Studies in Higher Education Administration
12 hrs.








Research Core
Including 6 hrs. each of graduate-level qualitative and quantitative methods and 3 hrs. of additional advanced research.*
15 hrs.



Cognate Minor 12 hrs.
Internship 6 hrs.
Dissertation
Research in Education, Leadership and Administration **
15 hrs.

* courses may be taken outside CEHS as necessitated by the student in consultation with the student’s adviser

** permission; taken at conclusion of...