Credits required
108-120 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 108-120 quarter credits are equal to 72-80 semester credits.
Cost per credit
$589 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Delivery
Hybrid This program is not fully online. During the first two years of this program, you will meet and study with a learning cohort both in person and online. Classes are held two weekends per term at a convenient location near Portland, Oregon. Some courses may require proctored exams in your local area.
Start term
Fall

Ed.D. in Adult and Higher Education

Admissions requirements

Qualifications for admissions are determined by both the OSU Graduate School and the program. Visit the OSU Graduate School website to review the minimum admissions requirements.

Candidates must have an earned master’s degree and appropriate professional experience that enables them to benefit from the stated program outcomes. Examples of experience include: teaching, student services, administration, finance, curriculum specialist, support staff or supervisor in an educational related setting.

International students are not eligible for participation in this program. Due to the program's part-time status, international students are unable to obtain an appropriate educational visa.

When can you start?

The application for the 2018-19 year is now closed.

We admit one cohort per year. Classes begin fall term 2019.
The application for the fall term 2020 cohort will open after September 15th, 2019.

How to apply

Apply as a degree-seeking student through the OSU Graduate School’s online application.

The nonrefundable application fee is $75.

Submit an official copy of all transcripts and other required documents to the Graduate School.

Questions?

Please contact:
Erich N. Pitcher, Ph.D.
Program lead
OSU College of Education
541-737-3574

This is not a teacher licensure program

In compliance with an agreement with the Oregon Higher Education Coordinating Commission for participation in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA), Oregon State University provides information regarding professional licensure through distance education. The courses and programs, delivered online by OSU Ecampus, are not formally approved for professional licensure outside of the state of Oregon.

To determine whether these courses or programs meet licensure requirements in your state, you must contact the appropriate licensing board(s). Visit our license disclosure webpage for each state's contact information.

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