Capella University Online Education Degree Programs

PhD in Education - Curriculum and Instruction

Enhance your knowledge of K–12 curriculum and instruction and conduct research to initiate positive changes and improve overall student achievement. This PhD in Education specialization from Capella University offers advanced theories and practices in educational research methodology and application, instruction and assessment, curriculum mapping, and cooperative curriculum development. Throughout the online degree program you will build a portfolio to demonstrate your doctoral competencies to employers. People who choose this specialization are often licensed K–12 teachers, curriculum specialists, or administrators interested in pursuing curriculum director, principal or superintendent positions, or higher education faculty positions in the field of curriculum design or evaluation.