School of Ed. - Doctoral

Doctoral Programs

At the University of St. Thomas, it’s not just about leading. It’s about the kind of leadership that results in transformation within organizations, communities, and lives. Our doctoral programs will prepare you to lead across a variety of organizations, industries and sectors with a focus on practitioner-based learning. You'll gain the global perspective and practical skills necessary to meet today's leadership challenges.

Our new Doctor of Education (Ed.D.) in Educational Leadership and Learning seeks to prepare current and future K-12, higher education and adult education leaders to engage in and advocate for continuous improvement, systematic reform and social justice within educational institutions and communities.

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Reduced Tuition Beginning Spring 2019!

At the School of Education, we understand that access and affordability is important to you in growing your career, and it is important to us. Beginning January 2019, coursework for the Education Specialist degree will carry a $660 per credit charge.

We are excited that this change will make St. Thomas a top choice for teachers looking for new leadership opportunities. Our programs prepare future leaders with evidence-based practices, social justice pedagogy and intercultural development to ensure they are ready for the challenges of of today's diverse learner needs.