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“Today’s Students Need Leadership Training”
The Chronicle of Higher Education 12-5-2010
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Only available face-to-face at our Saginaw Center beginning in Fall 2016
The Doctor of Education degree program is recommended for K-12 school leaders.
Designed for upper-level administrators at the K-12 level including:
Students must take the GRE, submit the official scores to CMU, and apply to the EdD Program.
A complete list of the components of the Ed.D. application and portfolio can be found here.
An interview may also be required of applicants in the Ed.D. program.
Progress through the program is based on obtaining satisfactory grades ( a 3.25
GPA overall), passing written and oral comprehensive exams, and completing a
Twenty-seven of the credits earned from the Ed.S. degree transfer to the Ed.D.
degree. The Ed.D. program is an additional 36 credit hours and encompasses 6
hours of research requirements, 15 hours of academic core courses, qualifying
exams, and a dissertation.
Students will be expected to take written qualifying exams upon the completion
of their academic core courses. Comprehensive review of all program materials is
completed with the successful defense of the student’s dissertation proposal. At
this point, students are advanced to candidacy.
The student will complete three steps in the dissertation process:
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Join us online for a Webinar on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. EST. We'll be discussing the online Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership degree and what it can do for you!
Join us online for a Webinar on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at 4:00 p.m. EST. We'll be discussing the online Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership degree and what it can do for you!
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