Doctor of Education (EdD) Program

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Become a Change Agent in Education

The Doctor of Education (EdD) program at the Pitt School of Education is for experienced professionals who are driven to transform the field of education and reach the highest levels in their careers.

The program is designed around three pillars that permeate across each area of specialization:

  1. Striving for equity and justice in education and in health
  2. Using improvement science to address equity and justice
  3. Harnessing the power of learning ecosystems

The Pitt Education EdD Program can be completed in three years while you continue working. Our hybrid online format is ideal for practitioners who wish to become leaders in PreK-12 schools, higher education institutions, community-based organizations, research institutes, government agencies, or health and human service agencies.

Available EdD Specializations