EdD in Curriculum and Instruction Advancing Educational Leadership and Innovative Teaching Practices


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100% online, 8-week courses

Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total

If you want to enhance your training and become an education expert, then we have the program for you. Our 100% online Doctor of Education (EdD) in Curriculum and Instruction is a terminal degree that can help you excel and lead in your field.

This program covers education administration, curriculum development, learning theory, and the latest research. You can gain the specialized skills necessary to become an effective educational administrator, university faculty member, senior educational leader, or educational policymaker. With the curriculum and instruction area of study, you have the flexibility to focus on the courses you need to become an expert in your field.

This program can enhance your understanding of essential educational concepts. You can also learn practical classroom management tools, have the opportunity to sharpen your research skills, and publish new content. Your online education courses will focus on current trends and theories of curriculum planning and development.

One of the most valuable aspects of our EdD in Curriculum and Instruction is that you can personalize it to fit your goals. We offer several different specializations ranging from special education to instructional design and technology. This allows you to tailor your degree to meet the needs of your career.

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What Sets Us Apart?

  • Private Nonprofit University
  • 600+ Online Degrees
  • No Standardized Testing for Admission
  • Transfer in up to 75% of an Undergrad Degree
  • Transfer in up to 50% of a Grad/Doctoral Degree

  • Curriculum specialist
  • Distance learning senior director
  • Educational technology director
  • Elementary educator
  • Gifted student instructor
  • Instructional supervisor
  • Middle school educator
  • Military education specialist
  • Researcher
  • School administrator
  • Secondary school educator
  • Senior training specialist
  • Special education instructor
  • University professor

Our online Doctor of Education (EdD) in Curriculum and Instruction degree program has several areas of specialization. You have the opportunity to choose courses that can help you better meet your career goals.

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Not sure what to choose?

Speak to one of our admissions specialists to help you choose the program that best fits your needs.

Your success is our success, which is why we are committed to providing quality academics at an affordable tuition rate. While other colleges are increasing their tuition, we have frozen tuition rates for the majority of our undergraduate, graduate, and doctoral programs for the past 9 years – and counting.

EdS and EdD Full Time $595/Credit
EdS and EdD Part Time $650/Credit
Military EdS and EdD $275/Credit

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Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe.

Who May Qualify?

  • Active Duty
  • Reserve/National Guard
  • Veterans/Retirees
  • Spouses of Service Members and Veterans/Retirees
  • Current Department of Defense Employees

Available Benefits:

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for EdS and EdD courses
  • Additional discount for veterans who service in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)
  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times (may exclude certain courses such as practicums, internships, or field experiences)