Doctoral Degree Programs

USC Rossier School of Education offers two types of excellent doctoral degree programs. The PhD is research-oriented whereas the EdD is directed towards educational practice and the application of theory and research. The EdD, while equal in rigor, differs in substance from the PhD.

Doctoral Programs – Comparisons


Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership (EDL)
Doctor of Philosophy in Urban Education Policy
3 EdD Students
USC Rossier School of Education
Global Executive Doctor of Education