The Doctor of Education, Leadership for Educational Equity (EdD) requires 54 credit-hour program comprised of courses in:
- Equity and Diversity (2 courses - 6 credits)
- Leadership and Learning (4 courses - 12 credits)
- Specific concentration areas (4 courses - 12 credits)
You'll also complete a comprehensive exam and a thematic dissertation (5 courses - 15 credits).
The EdD program is designed as a cohort model, so you will join and follow your
cohort in taking the prescribed coursework.
The cohort model is designed to create a social network among candidates and facilitate the connection between theory and practice across a variety of professional contexts.
CU Denver's rigorous hybrid EdD program works best for those who live in Colorado. It requires time on campus throughout the program as well as online.
You can view the latest EdD courses here.