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Online Doctorate in Education


Raise Your Hand If You Want to Become a Decisionmaker in Education 

Program Highlights

  • Program focus is on cultivating leaders in education and organizational change
  • Elevate real-life classroom experience to become a force for change in decision-making environments
  • The School of Education has a unique connection to the nation’s capital, providing unparalleled insight into the policymaking ecosystem that shapes the role of education in our society
  • Immersion experience offers networking across the AU SOE community, cohort and D.C. policy makers
  • Learn from national, state and local policymakers and world-renowned thought leaders
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About American University School of Education

Offering comprehensive online and on-campus degree programs, American University's online Doctorate in Education program is designed to prepare graduates with the ability to translate cutting-edge research into actionable plans for educators and equip graduates with the skills to implement organizational change.

Our alumni are devoted to achieving equity and excellence within education, putting forth their strongest efforts to ensure students and educational organizations can have every opportunity for success. Our students take full advantage of American University’s extensive academic and professional resources, translating their advanced training and research into applicable coursework and initiatives that help learners grow and address today’s real-world education conflicts.

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*Time to completion may vary depending on transfer credits and number of credits taken per semester.

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