Teacher Education and Teacher Development (Ph.D.)

Program Requirements

Proseminars
TETD 801Policy Perspectives on Teaching and Teacher Education3
TETD 802Teaching and Teacher Education in a Diverse Society3
Core Courses
Complete 4 courses from the following:12
Teacher Learning Across the Professional Continuum
Educational Equity and School Change
Issues in Teacher Preparation and the Education of English Language Learners
The Practice of Teacher Education and Teacher Development
Studying Teacher Quality
Language and Literacy in Sociocultural Context
Electives
Select six of the following:18
Advanced Linear and General Linear Models
Social Network Analysis
Teacher Learning Across the Professional Continuum
Educational Equity and School Change
Issues in Teacher Preparation and the Education of English Language Learners
The Practice of Teacher Education and Teacher Development
Studying Teacher Quality
Practicum in Teaching and Teacher Education
Language and Literacy in Sociocultural Context
Literacy and Digital Technologies in Schools and Teacher Education
History of Teacher Education
Learning Connections: The Link Between Schools and Universities
Selected Topics in Teacher Education and Teacher Development
Research Practicum in Teaching and Teacher Education
Analytic Review of Empirical Literature
Issues in Science and Mathematics Teacher Education
Research Requirement
EDFD 820Qualitative Methods for Educational Research3
EDFD 821Quantitative Methods for Educational Research3
TETD 817Research in Teacher Education3
EDFD 822Advanced Methods of Quantitative Inquiry in Education3
or EDFD 823 Advanced Qualitative Research in Education
Dissertation Research
Complete at least 12 credits of dissertation advisement:12
Dissertation Advisement
Dissertation Extension 1
Qualifying Portfolio/Exam/Assessment
Successfully complete the qualifying portfolio, examination or assessment requirement.
Admission to Candidacy
Following completion of pre-dissertation research courses and qualifying exam, you may be admitted to candidacy.
Dissertation Requirement
Complete a dissertation in accordance with Graduate School and doctoral program requirements.
Total Credits60