Application for the Doctor of Education Program

Thank you for your interest in SWU's Doctor of Education program! The online Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Curriculum and Assessment is designed for professionals aspiring to be assessment and institutional effectiveness experts who can affect the institution's success and achievement through purpose, scholarship, and community. This non-certification Ed.D. prepares professionals for high-stakes careers in nonprofit professions, technical colleges, public and private K-12 institutions, and institutional accountability.

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