Overview of Degree Requirements

The major components of the Learning and Leadership Doctoral Program include:

  • 27 credits of core course work (integrated across seven competency domains)  

  • 24 credits of elective course work

  • 3 credits of Pre-Dissertation Seminar

  • Comprehensive Assessment

  • 12 credits (minimum) of Dissertation research

  • Successful completion and defense of the Dissertation

A Doctoral Program Map (link: Doctoral Program Map) outlining courses required in each semester and the overall dissertation process is also available.