Capella University Online Information Technology Degree Programs

PhD in IT - Information Technology Education

Postsecondary teaching and education is one of the top quickest-growing doctoral level occupations, and the need is particularly high in popular, fast-growing fields of study, like information technology. With a proper IT degree, you can position yourself to take advantage of these opportunities through this PhD in IT program that offers one of the few specializations in IT education. The specialization from Capella University combines in-depth analysis, research, critical thinking, and scholarly writing with skill development in advanced teaching techniques and curriculum creation. Specialization outcomes were reviewed by faculty participating in the Association for Computing Machinery's Special Interest Group for Information Technology Education (SIGITE). As part of this specialization, you may apply for and receive a Post-master's Certificate in College Teaching from Capella, as well as your PhD. People who choose this specialization are often postsecondary IT instructors seeking advancement, or IT professionals who want to teach or consult.