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Phoenix Doctor of Education (EdD) Degree in Curriculum and Instruction

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The Doctor of Education (EdD) in Curriculum and Instruction degree program at Argosy University, Phoenix is designed to prepare educators as change agents and leaders in the P-12 setting who engage actively in their communities, using appropriate pedagogy and technology to foster the development of global citizens. This program does not lead to certification or credential endorsement.

Program Learning Outcomes

Program Outcome One: Commitment to Student Learning
1.a Evaluate developmentally appropriate practices regarding individual academic and socio cultural differences for optimal student learning.

Program Outcome Two: Knowledge of Pedagogy
2.a Apply relevant research method(s) to plan, implement and evaluate curricular and instructional practices that support improved teaching and learning.
2.b Use and disseminate data to guide school improvement efforts, implementation, assessment, and resource allocation.

Program Outcome Three: Promoting, Teaching, and Learning
3.a Evaluate and implement appropriate strategies to ensure positive and engaging learning environments.

Program Outcome Four: Self-Assessment
4.a Practice and promote personal and professional development plans using self-assessment processes.

Program Outcome Five: Collaboration with Community
5.a Work collaboratively with various constituencies to develop local and global perspectives to further educational success and productive citizenship.

Program Outcome Six: Research and Scholarly Application
6.a Investigate and contribute evidence based research to address current P-12 education issues.


Enhance your career potential by enrolling in the Argosy University, Phoenix doctorate degree in Curriculum and Instruction program. You can learn more about specific financial aid programs (available to those who qualify) on our Financial Aid & Scholarships pages, or by contacting us to request more information.

Only the MAED in Educational Administration, the EdS in Initial Educational Administration, the EdD in Initial Educational Administration, the EdS in Advanced Educational Administration, and the EdD in Advanced Educational Administration are approved by the Arizona Department of Education to lead to school administration licensure/certification upon completion of all program and state requirements.

Only the MA in School Psychology , EdS in School Psychology, and the PsyD in School Psychology are approved by the Arizona Department of Education to lead to school psychology licensure/certification upon completion of all program and state requirements.

The programs offered through Argosy University Online Programs DO NOT lead to teacher or administrator certification, licensure, or endorsement in any State in the United States regardless of the State in which the student resides.

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