EdD Cohort Model

Strength in Your Cohort

Our cohort model allows you to progress through the program with the same group of talented classmates. Over time, your cohort becomes an essential support system. You stretch and grow together as you complete the program. Post-graduation your cohort becomes a network of professionals you can draw on for career support. 

The University of Pittsburgh and Pitt Education name are recognized all over the world. Your cohort is part of our alumni network, which has over 32,000 members in nearly 90 countries around the globe.

Pitt is ranked in the top cluster of public research universities and the School of Education is ranked No. 35 in U.S. News & World Report for the Best Graduate Schools in Education.