Ball State University

Teachers College

Ph. D. in Educational Studies

Address:

2000 W. University Avenue

Muncie, IN 47306

United States

Phone:

1-765-285-1963

Fax:

1-765-285-2648

Program Information

Degree Offered:

Ph. D. in Educational Studies with concentrations in Educational foundations; Curriculum and Educational Technology, M.A. in Secondary Education;M.A. in Curriculum and Educational Technology, Teacher certification in High Schools;Teacher certification in Middle Schools

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program in Educational Studies offers a unique synthesis of courses and academic opportunities in educational technology, curriculum studies, and social foundation areas, including its historic multicultural educational program. It prepares professional educators to address the following social trends that are altering the character and delivery of public education, teacher education, and educational research: 1) Changes in demographics, economics, and politics as they alter the structure and culture of schools and communities; and 2) the increasing role of technology in learning, instructional design, curriculum development, assessment, and pedagogy.
The program prepares graduates with the necessary knowledge, skills, and understanding to:
* Assist students, teachers, and policy makers to function in a knowledge society
* Implement teaching and learning technologies
* Engage in systematic assessment, evaluation, and research
* Develop policies for schools and communities that address the learning needs of changing populations

Accreditation:

All graduate programs in Teachers College are fully accredited by the National Council for Accredita

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Intensive

Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants can learn more by contacting staff in the Ball State Financial Aid Office. You are encouraged to complete the Federal Application for Free Financial Aid. School FASFA Code: 178600

Locale: Small City